Broker warns tax increase could encourage young drivers to drive without cover.
Raymond Fearnon ordered to pay £5,000 legal costs with sentence suspended for two years.
Association says motor premiums continue to rise and action is needed to tackle "unscrupulous" claims management companies.
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Cyber crime and fraud figures highlight opportunities for brokers as market encouraged to develop cyber expertise.
Database helps insurers identify fraudsters.
Software house estimates application fraud and inaccuracies for motor insurance alone costs industry £1bn a year.
As ‘slips and trips’ takeover from ‘crash for cash’ as fraudsters’ favourite plots, Graham Gibson says the industry must work together to identify fraud
The two men were sentenced to a total of 30 months in jail for perverting the course of justice and fraud by false representation.
Organisations working together to educate customers about the consequences of fraud.
Man jailed for 12 months after pursuing fake personal injury claims and pocketing £24,359 from Travelers.
Two fraudsters sentenced to two months in prison after making bogus £3,000 claim against esure.
IFB says investigation proves "crash for cash" fraud is a national problem demanding a strong industry response.
The six men tried to defraud the UK insurance industry of £5.6m.
Football player ordered to pay Aviva's costs of more than £11,000 after his whiplash claim was dropped.
Court orders £650,000 to be confiscated from mastermind of UK's biggest fake car insurance scam.
The crooks were imprisoned, received suspended jail terms or community sentences at Manchester Crown Court.
Abdul Qadeer Qadri was sentenced to 38 months in jail for fraud by false representation.
Technical controller seconded to City of London Police to work with Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department.
Jay Martin Solder given suspended sentence and ordered to repay £37,000.
Fraudster gets four years for conning 151 drivers out of around £60,000.
Action follows suspicions around payments in exchange for unlawfully passing on information about third party road traffic collision victims.
MIB and IFB say sentencing should serve as "powerful warning to would-be fraudsters".
Fraudster pleads guilty to fraud by false representation after selling fake car insurance to customers in the UK.