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2018

IFB celebrates one year of its Affiliate Model

25 Apr 2018

The Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) is celebrating the success of its Affiliate Model one year since it was launched in April 2017 as a means to extend its membership to the wider insurance industry.

Eleven people have been convicted following their involvement in a 'Crash for Cash' scam in Derby

13 Apr 2018

Five people have pleaded guilty and a further five were found guilty of conspiracy to defraud, following two trials at Derby Crown Court.

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Ghost broker who used victims’ details to make £321,000 of false car insurance claims jailed

13 Apr 2018

On 11 April 2018, a man was jailed for attempting to steal over £321,000 by selling 21 fake car insurance policies and making 18 fraudulent motor insurance claims for fictional car accidents.

IFB welcomes two Chief Claims Officers to the Board

19 Feb 2018

The Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) is pleased to welcome David Nichols, Chief Claims Officer at Zurich and Graham Gibson, Chief Claims Officer at Allianz onto the IFB Board.

Morris Orman Hearle join IFB’s Affiliate Model

07 Feb 2018

Joining the Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) with their defendant services, Morris Orman Hearle is the latest member to strengthen the IFB’s Affiliate Model.

IFB announces contract with Mohawk Security

05 Feb 2018

The Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) is pleased to announce that it has formally contracted in the UK with Mohawk Security, who offer an innovative solution focused on validation, recovery of assets and the exposure of fraud.

IFB supports IFED’s warning about ghost broking scams

05 Feb 2018

The Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) is supporting the City of London Police’s Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department’s (IFED) national ghost broking awareness campaign.

Crash for Cash Awareness Day - 29 January 2018

29 Jan 2018

The Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) is warning motorists to be extra vigilant on the roads after analysis reveals that 29 January is the day you are most likely to be targeted by a crash for cash fraudster.

Carpenters become latest IFB affiliate member

03 Jan 2018

Carpenters is the latest affiliate member to join the Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB), joining the IFB’s Affiliate Model with its defendant services.

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Where are the UK's 2017 'Crash for Cash' Hotspots?

'Crash for Cash' scams can happen anywhere, but the perpetrators are more prevalent in some parts of the UK.

The cost of 'Crash for Cash'

When a 'Crash for Cash' fraudster wins, everybody loses

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