British insurance giant Aviva, which is currently investigating 1,800 suspect liability claims, has seen a 20% increase in the value of fraudulent liability claims in 2018. These include bogus slip-and-trip accidents made against employer’s liability and public liability insurance policies.
Releasing the full-year data from the insurer’s UK general insurance claims fraud intelligence team, Aviva said it detected nearly £14 million of such scams with the average fraudulent liability claim worth more than £14,000.
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