Suspicious nature and extent of injury

  • Type of injury is unusual in claimant's line of work
  • Injury concerns soft tissues and cannot be objectively verified
  • Discrepancies exist between injury and facts of the accident
  • Claimant refuses diagnostic procedures to confirm injury
  • Claimant refuses to cooperate with rehabilitation personnel
  • Claimant files for compensation because of vague complaints of stress
  • Claimant has history of reporting subjective injuries (such as headaches, nausea and sleeplessness)