Author: Bosco Legal Services

How to Conduct Medical Canvassing

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Our Medical Canvassing Experts Discuss Effective Techniques In a perfect world, insurance companies would be able to trust workers who claim they suffered an injury or illness on the job. Unfortunately, some workers may attempt to use a company’s insurance provider to claim benefits for injuries or illnesses that did not occur. Insurance fraud accounts … Continue reading

Richards v. Hertz Corp. – Privacy Settings and Social Media Investigations

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As social media continues to expand, more people are documenting their lives online. Statista states that Facebook had 256 million monthly active users in the United States and Canada during the second quarter of 2020. When it comes to litigation, Facebook and other social media sites can provide strong evidence during the discovery process. Below, … Continue reading

When Is Medical Canvassing Necessary?

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Insurance fraud is a major problem for insurers. Insurers should protect themselves from potential losses by investigating claims as thoroughly as possible. On the other hand, many deserving claimants have their requests for benefits denied. Both the attorney representing the claimant and the insurance company must have a comprehensive understanding of the claimant’s medical history. … Continue reading

What Is Medical Canvassing?

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Did you know that fraud may steal $80 billion a year from insurance companies? In fact, 21 percent of bodily injury claims and 18 percent of personal injury protection claims involved some sort of fraud or buildup.  Due to this dilemma, there are times in the claims handling process when insurance adjusters become skeptical of … Continue reading

Understanding FRE 902(14) and Social Media Investigations

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Your case hinges on evidence. These days, social media evidence is a critical part of many cases. From Facebook posts to tweets, social media can have a significant impact on a trial. As such, law firms and insurance companies often turn to social media investigation teams. These professionals help to uncover valuable evidence. This evidence … Continue reading