Over at Workers Comp Insider, Jon Coppelman reports on some serious shenanigans on the part of the Long Island Railroad. Turns out, over 90% of their "retirees" have done so on their disability insurers' nickel. In fact, Aflac reports that 1 in 4 of their LIRR policyholders have "cashed in" on their policies.
Why is this a "moronic carrier trick," you ask?
Well, as Jon points out, the carrier knew this, and still seemed not to care that they were apparently being gamed.
Read the whole thing.