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2017

IFB welcomes new insurer and broker members

22 May 2017

Mulsanne Insurance and broker Premium Choice have become the latest members of the Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB).

Man charged with crash for cash offences following IFB and IFED investigation

12 May 2017

A man has been charged yesterday (11 May 2017) with conspiracy to commit fraud and dangerous driving relating to 24 road traffic collisions after an investigation between the IFB and City of London Police’s Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department (IFED).

Crash for cash fraudster’s found guilty resulting in landmark milestone for IFB

11 May 2017

A crash for cash gang has today been found guilty of fraud offences for deliberately causing a crash in Warwickshire. These convictions bring up the milestone 500th conviction for the Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB), an organisation that leads the insurance industry's collective fight against insurance fraud.

Gang sentenced to over 42 years for deliberately causing crashes

07 Apr 2017

A large-scale crash for cash gang who went out on the roads to deliberately target innocent members of public and crash into them has today been sentenced to a total of over 42 years.

Crash for cash fraudster sentenced to two years in prison for staging car accidents

06 Apr 2017

A crash for cash fraudster who staged accidents in and around Kent has this week been found guilty of Conspiracy to Defraud, and today received a two year prison sentence.

IFB opens membership to insurance supply chain

03 Apr 2017

The Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) has, for the first time, opened up its membership to the insurance industry supply chain, including defendant solicitors, investigators, loss adjustors and third-party administrators

Industry sign-up to Insurance Fraud Register ahead of target

28 Mar 2017

The Insurance Fraud Register (IFR) has recently seen its membership take a significant step forward as insurers recognise the benefits of signing up to the register.

Telematics broker Carrot Insurance latest member to join IFB in fight against fraud

08 Mar 2017

Telematics specialist broker, Carrot Insurance, is the latest organisation to join the collective fight against insurance fraud, having become a member of the Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB).

Four men sentenced following fatal crash for cash collision

28 Feb 2017

Four members of a crash for cash gang from the Leeds area have today been sentenced for over 49 years for their roles in a fatal crash for cash accident.

IFB responds to Government whiplash reforms

23 Feb 2017

Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) responds to the Government announcement that it intends to raise the Small Claims Track limit and cap the level of damages that can be claimed for whiplash.

Crash for cash gang exposed after half a million pound fraud

13 Feb 2017

The trial of a large-scale crash for cash gang, whose activities were exposed following an investigation between the Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) and Derbyshire Police, has today (Monday 13 February) concluded with five defendants found guilty.