Eleven arrested for personal injury claims fraud

Police check

Police have today arrested 11 people suspected of making false or exaggerated personal injury insurance claims.

The arrests have come as part of a ‘trip and slip' day of action by the City of London Police's Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department (IFED).

The largest claim under examination is £200,000 for ongoing medical treatment supposedly needed to treat back and leg injuries suffered in a bus crash in Pakistan four years ago.

Other claims under investigation include £15,000 for ligament

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