Yes, workers’ comp fraud is rampant, as we saw yesterday. But today’s story takes the cake—or the championship belt, perhaps?
It’s amazing how many people think they can get away with workers’ compensation fraud—but it’s especially mind-blowing when one of them is a former NFL star who’s busted for appearing on the show Survivor. Brad Culpepper played as a starting defensive tackle for such teams as the Minnesota Vikings, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and Chicago Bears. His nine-season career ended in a “severe” disability, according to a workers’ comp lawsuit that was filed here in California and was part of a much bigger lawsuit against the NFL.
Yesterday, we began attorney Whitney Warner’s list of 14 things managers do that make a plaintiffs’ attorney’s day. Today, the rest of her list.