According to the report, L&I's
Highlights from the report include:
- Completion of 5,789 claimant investigations of suspected workers' comp fraud or abuse, which was a record
- Assessed $26.4 million through employer audits, including $7.2 million against companies who hired employees but failed to open a workers' comp account
- Seventeen cases were referred for criminal prosecution
L&I said in a press release the collections were evidence of the success of targeting and enforcement working.