• I just love technology that supports automation and efficiency!
    —Human Resources Director
  • This new technology has made my life as a defense attorney much easier! With a single click, I can meet my disclosure requirements of forwarding video and reports to claimant’s counsel.
    —Workers Compensation Defense Attorney
  • We love the ability to forward the email video link to Treating Providers, IME Providers etc for immediate review.
    —Senior Claims Manager
  • We love that our surveillance vendor no longer has to download and burn video to a DVD, package the disc, then mail it out to the client! This ability will now allow us to make more timely decisions for claims management and for litigation needs.
    —Workers Compensation Director
  • Love the new Video Link Feature! It’s as simple as clicking on the link in the report!
    —Sr. Claims Representative
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When to Consider Surveillance on a Workers Compensation Claim

Posted on October 20, 2014

Of course everyone has their own list of red flag indicators of a fraudulent claim. Here are some from our list: Old Red Flags Monday morning injury Unwitnessed accident Disgruntled worker prior to claim Dirt under fingernails / calluses on hands observed by treating physician or rehab nurse Claimant employed by insured for short time […]


Wisdom in Child Custody Agreements

Posted on February 27, 2014

  A popular prayer that you probably know asks, “God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.” That’s perfect advice for those subject to custody and visitation agreements.  As a private detective for 25 years, I […]