Institute of Criminal Justice Studies research influences final report by the Insurance Fraud Taskforce

Impact: Economic & Commercial Impacts

Description of impact

The report by the Insurance Fraud Taskforce has references to our research on the profile of an insurance fraudster.

Who is affected



This report represents the culmination of the Taskforce’s year-long review into insurance fraud. In it, the Taskforce explores relevant issues including the scale and impact, regulators and legal frameworks and what has already been done to tackle fraud, before making a range of targeted recommendations. These recommendations are aimed at specific issues identified by the Taskforce and all contribute to the overall objective of reducing overall levels of fraud, ultimately reducing costs for consumers.
Impact statusOpen
Category of impactEconomic & Commercial Impacts
Impact levelAdoption (implementation stage)