SEATTLE — Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced today that hundreds of residents at 15 skilled-nursing facilities in Washington will benefit from an unprecedented multistate agreement with Extendicare Health Services, Inc. (“Extendicare”) and its subsidiary, Progressive Step Corporation (“ProStep”).
Attorney General Bob Ferguson, Insurance Commissioner
Mike Kreidler and Human Rights Commission Executive Director Sharon
Ortiz today released a joint letter
to Washington state employers, insurance companies and benefit plan administrators regarding healthcare benefits.
Release courtesy of Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner
Wash. – Bryan Gilbert Robb, 35, today pled guilty in Spokane County
Superior Court to one felony count of insurance fraud for filing a false
insurance claim. Robb was sentenced to seven days in jail, a $1,000
fine and $800 in other court costs.
An investigation by Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler’s office has resulted in charges of theft and fraud against a Tacoma woman who attempted to collect insurance money for a car she claimed was stolen and destroyed in a fire.
The Attorney General’s Office (AGO) today filed suit against an insurance agent and his two business partners who allegedly preyed on elderly consumers and duped them out of thousands of dollars. Many of the 30-plus victims were widows, usually over 80-years-old.
TACOMA -- Hundreds of Washington consumers who purchased used cars after June 1, 1997 may be eligible for refunds as the result of a multi-state settlement with State Farm Mutual Insurance Company.