A man is seen hurling himself into the path of an oncoming car in shocking footage of a suspected ‘crash-for-cash’ scam.
Driver Ryan Johnson said he was driving home from work when the man ran at him on a blind
‘Wholly incredible and inconsistent’
A law student has received his first taste of (unwanted) courtroom action after being found to have deliberately caused a road traffic accident in order to make a fraudulent claim.
The aspiring lawyer, who was travelling
Driving in and around Bradford has been described by some as “horrible, dangerous and like the Wild
A ‘DISASTROUS’ redesign of a busy roundabout is putting lives at risk, car drivers have warned this week.
The ‘poor road markings’ and ‘confusing signage’ on the Rodney House roundabout near Bicester Village are being blamed by motorists for daily
Two men have been arrested after a police probe into a “cash-for-crash” scam believed to have cost insurers £100,000.
Officers from West Midlands Police’s Economic Crime Unit raided addresses in Washwood Heath and Alum Rock, plus another in Telford, today,
Is this the most laughable ‘crash-for-cash’ attempt? Wannabe scammer rolls towards a bus at a junction before crawling under it slowly to fake an accident
- Woman was spotted targeting a bus at a junction in Shanxi, China on Monday
Is this the worst ‘crash for cash’ attempt ever? Elderly man stumbles towards a parked car, slowly collides into the bonnet before demanding money from the driver for ‘hitting him’
- Pensioner slammed onto the car in a slow motion before
According to the Insurance Fraud Bureau, crash for cash is a significant problem that costs the industry £340 million.
The IFB says it deals with thousands of cases every year.
Currently it is investigating more than 200 large-scale incidents, most