Dr. Peter Ajemian, an orthopedist with a practice in Rockville Centre, is the latest to plead guilty to taking part in a Long Island Rail Road disability fraud scheme.
January 18, 2013
December 5, 2012
Two former employees of the Long Island Rail Road pleaded guilty Tuesday to a massive disability scam.
May 22, 2012
The FBI arrested 10 people as part of its investigation into allegations hundreds of Long Island Rail Road employees faked disabilities so they could enjoy lucrative pensions.
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10 more charged in LIRR disability pension fraud case | Long Island …
Ten Long Island Rail Road workers collecting disability pensions are facing federal charges as part of the government's ongoing investigation into an alleged fraud of the LIRR's pension system that may have cost taxpayers …
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10 Face Federal Fraud Charges in Ongoing LIRR Disability Pension …
In the wake of 10 more arrests of Long Island Rail Road retirees for alleged conspiracy to commit health care fraud in collecting disability payments, the U.S. attorney in charge of the investigation has offered amnesty from …
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LIRR disability probe offers amnesty
October 30, 2011
The abuse of disability claims by employees of the Long Island Rail Road, exposed by the New York Times's Walt Bogdanich three years ago and noted in several items here at the time, has at last eventuated in indictments of …
L.I.R.R. disability scandal
October 29, 2011
A new report says more than half the Long Island Rail Road workers who retired last year claimed they were disabled on the job and were thereby entitled to a bigger pension.
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Report: Most LIRR Retirees in 2010 Got Disabled Pay | NBC New York
“I believe they were gaming the system and it is the responsibility of the Long Island Rail Road, and it has been my responsibility since 2008 to change the culture at this railroad,” LIRR President Helena Williams said.
By MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM Published: October 28, 2011 New York Times More than half of the Long Island Rail Road workers who retired last year applied for.
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Despite Attention to Abuses, Disability Insurance Filings at the …
October 28, 2011
Eleven Charged With Disability Fraud.
Eleven Charged With Disability Fraud