Etiqueta 'False compensation claims'
A number of British people were questioned by police

Arrests

European arrest warrant issued for Briton over sick claims

In 2017, the Majorcan Hotel Federation estimated that its members had paid out around 50 million euros to settle false claims.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter12/02/2020 13:52

False claims

UK government under pressure over false holiday sickness claims

70% of people don’t know that making a false claim for holiday sickness could result in a prison sentence in the UK or abroad.

Humphrey Carter10/01/2018 00:00

Law

High-level talks in Madrid over false compensation claims

"Clearly it’s fraud. There is no doubt about it. There is co-operation needed between the industry and police to investigate this stuff further."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter22/05/2017 00:00

Law

Britons face all-inclusive ban over false claims

There is talk again of Spanish hotels doing away with all-inclusive packages for British holidaymakers because of the false claims.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter25/04/2017 00:00