Together, Mike and Lora Zook have faced cancer, a disabling accident, a crippling genetic disease, and even a fire that almost destroyed their home. What they couldn't face was the idea of losing their home to foreclosure.
It's not surprising that the insurance industry and workers' compensation lawyers are sounding alarms about the high cost of workers' comp fraud. They're not exactly objective observers. But while worker compensation fraud does hurt us all, the pain may not be quite as big as these entities make it sound.