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Fraud

No company comes close to our commitment to discourage workers' comp fraud and abuse. We investigate 15% to 20% of all lost-time claims, which is 2 to 3 times the industry average.

 

  • What is fraud? 
    Review this section for a complete look at this crime and who it hurts.
  • Prevent fraud 
    You can protect your business by learning common techniques and by ramping up your prevention program.  
  • Report fraud
    If you believe someone is taking unfair advantage of the workers' comp system, you can report this information anonymously by calling 1-800-ABUSE WC (228-7392) or by filling out our online Report Fraud form.

News & Resources

Painter pleads guilty to theft by deception
Mt. Desert man to pay back MEMIC

Three indicted in fraud 
 
MEMIC's investigation uncovers deception.

Man trapped by lobsters 
Fibbing about fishing while collecting workers' comp lands man in jail.

Edgecomb resident prosecuted for fraud 
Man pleads guilty when caught on tape.
 
Workers' comp fraud investigation uncovers other crimes
Tax evasion and mail fraud uncovered.