Aviva name Oldham as the tenth worst place in the UK for fraudulent “crash for cash” insurance claims

Aviva, the UK’s leading insurer, detected more than 3,000 organised crash for cash claimants last year – or one every three hours – with one-in-four of these claims occurring in Birmingham.

The number of induced accidents (where fraudsters deliberately target innocent motorists to cause accidents in order to claim whiplash compensation) remained worryingly close to 2014’s record levels, dropping just 2% in 2015, according to figures from Aviva.

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