Switch back to WCC classic look

WorkCompCentral – Workers' Compensation Education, Courses, News and Information

Call or email us anytime
(805) 484-0333
Search Guide
Today is Wednesday, October 18, 2017 -

Press Release — Sponsored Content

Sponsored Content

For Immediate Release

  • - Popular with: Legal

An investigation conducted by the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation’s Enforcement Division has led to the arrest of Laura A. Ditchkoff. According to Enforcement Division Director Stan BeXley, Laura A. Ditchkoff, age 42 and a resident of Alma, Georgia, was arrested on Monday, August 1, 2017 andtransported to the Coffee County Jail. Ditchkoff was arrested at the Coffee County Correctional Institute where she had been working since December of 2016 as an administrative clerk. Ditchkoff has been charged with 1 (one) count of Felony Insurance Fraud and 1 (one) Misdemeanor counts of False Swearing.

The Enforcement Division”s investigation alleges that Ditchkoff, who was formerly employed at J & L Package Service in Waycross, fabricated a work-related injury in August of 2016 for the purpose of receiving workers” compensation benefits. Ditchkoff claimed she received a work-related shoulder injury while delivering packages. The investigation revealed Ditchkoff wasn”t working the day of her alleged injury. Her employer”s insurance company denied the claim from the outset and no money was paid.

This case is still under investigation and additional charges are anticipated.

Insurance fraud affects everyone. To report suspected workers” compensation fraud or an employer with no workers” compensation insurance coverage you can call the State Board of Workers” Compensation”s Enforcement Division at (404) 657-7285 or go to our

website at wwwsbwcgeorgia.gov and file a complaint on-line.


Featured Video

Upcoming Events

  • Oct 18-19, 2017

    AWCC 2017 Educational Conferen

    Arkansas Workers' Compensation Commission 33rd Annual Educational Conference October 18 &19, 20 …

  • Oct 18-19, 2017

    Nebraska Symposium

    The Nebraska Symposium is a two-day conference hosted jointly between the Workers’ Compensation …

  • Oct 19-20, 2017

    PartnerSource 2017 Conference

    PartnerSource is proud to host one of the largest risk management events in the Southwest U.S. eac …

Workers' Compensation Events

Social Media Links

WorkCompCentral Workers' Compensation
News and Education
4081 Mission Oaks Blvd
Camarillo, CA 93012
(805) 484-0333