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Courts Order Combined $10K in Restitution to Texas Mutual

Travis County district courts sentenced two men, in separate cases, on workers’ compensation fraud-related charges. The men collected a combined $9,928 in benefits they were not entitled to, according to an announcement by Texas Mutual Insurance Company. Jose Rodrigo Ramirez-Valdez …

Ohio Man Ordered to Pay Nearly $29,000 for Workers’ Comp Fraud

An Ohio man was sentenced for working while receiving disability payments from the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) for a prior workplace injury. Joshua Schlosser was ordered to repay nearly $29,000 he improperly collected from BWC. “Mr. Schlosser held …

Ohio Man Guilty of Workers’ Comp Fraud

Jason O. Klein Coshocton County pleaded guilty to workers’ compensation fraud after the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) received two complaints about him on its anonymous fraud hotline. Klein appeared before Judge Pollitt in the Franklin County Municipal Court …