Tamlyn Edmonds & Kate McMahon feature in the Insurance Age discussing the use of private prosecutions in the fight against insurance fraud

Tamlyn Edmonds and Kate McMahon explain that in 2019, CIFAS, the UK’s fraud prevention service reported a 27% rise in false insurance claims across the UK in the prior year and that in 2018, dishonest insurance claims were valued at £1.2bn and in 2019 the average insurance scam had a value of £12,000. They discuss how private prosecutions are becoming an increasingly popular tool in the fight against insurance fraud.

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