Caught on Camera: Slipping on a Banana Peel

Author: Carlton Purvis, Published on Nov 29, 2013

Fradulent slip and fall is a serious liability problem. One major retail operator told us that it was the number one reason the store had cameras

Slip and fall on a banana peel is an old comedy routine. So you would expect no fraudster would stage a slip and fall on a banana peel in front of a surveillance camera. But if you did, you would be wrong.

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