19 Apr '11, 11pm

Insurance scam used phantom bus passengers Mastermind jailed three years for bid to cheat firms of $266,830

Insurance scam used phantom bus passengers Mastermind jailed three years for bid to cheat firms of $266,830

Hamzah Karim, 45, preferred to use bus accidents for his conspiracy because he could get more people to be phantom passengers. HE CHOSE bus accidents for his scams because he could get more people to be phantom passengers. Yesterday, Hamzah Karim, 45, a freelance insurance claims adviser, was jailed three years for his role in trying to cheat three insurance agencies of $266,830. Not only had he lodged a false police report and insurance claim for himself, he also conspired to do this for nine accomplices between 2007 and 2009. A district court heard that in March 2007, he met a friend seeking treatment in Changi General Hospital after the bus he was in was involved in a mishap. Hamzah offered help to file a personal-injury claim. He roped in housewife Salijah Abdul Latef, 61, to pretend to have suffered injuries in the same accident. He told her what to say to the doctors...

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