XIII-"The Accident Swindlers" - Pamela Zekman and Gene Mustain - Chicago Sun-Times

XIII-"The Accident Swindlers" - Pamela Zekman and Gene Mustain - Chicago Sun-Times

“‘Swindlers’ Take Pains to Get Themselves Hospitalized”

by: Pamela Zekman, Gene Mustain | publication date: February 24, 1980 | Publication: Chicago Sun Times | pages: 6-7

"Checking into a hospital can be as easy as checking into a hotel. "That's what completely healthy Sun-Times and WLS-TV (Channel 7) reporters posing as auto-accident victims discovered during their investigation of The Accident Swindlers. "If other accident victims were hospitalized as easily as the reporters were, 'we wouldn't have enough hotel and motel rooms in the country to take care of their needs,' said one prominent orthopedic specialist . . . "

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