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Glossary: Fraud on the rise, say insurers

Spectator College provides readers of The Slovak Spectator who are trying to improve their English with glossaries of useful and frequently used words and expressions from stories published as part of the Spectator College as well as in the rest of the newspaper. As well as this special glossary, which relates to the article Fraud on the rise, say insurers, you can find more expressions in our Glossary for politics & business or in the List of names of institutions in English and Slovak.

Spectator College provides readers of The Slovak Spectator who are trying to improve their English with glossaries of useful and frequently used words and expressions from stories published as part of the Spectator College as well as in the rest of the newspaper. As well as this special glossary, which relates to the article Fraud on the rise, say insurers, you can find more expressions in our Glossary for politics & business or in the List of names of institutions in English and Slovak.

accident insurance – nehodové poistenie
accounts department – účtovné oddelenie
amounting to – vo výške
as quoted by – citovaný...
ascribe – pripísať
ascribe to – pripisovať
at question – týkať sa, ísť o
attempt to cheat the company – pokus podviesť spoločnosť
attempts uncovered – odhalených pokusov
be confirmed – potvrdiť sa
be involved – týkať sa, byť zahrnutý
be reflected in – premietnuť sa v
binding measures – záväzné opatrenia
car repair shops – autoopravovne
cases detected – objavené prípady
claim – nárok/likvidácia (poistky)
commit – spáchať
compared with... – v porovnaní s...
compensation payments – platby náhrad
condemned – odsúdený (mienkou), zatracovaný
consistent evaluation – dôslednejšie vyhodnocovanie
damage claimed – škody hlásené
damage is caused – škody sú spôsobené
deceive – oklamať
dishonest – nečestný
effectively – efektívne, účinne
employee motivation – motivácia zamestnancov
enforceability of law – vymáhateľnosť práva
exchange of data – výmena údajov
expenditures – náklady
expert examinations – odborné skúmanie
figure varies – číslo kolíše
forensic services – súdnoznalecké služby
fraud – podvod
fraud detection tools – nástroje na odhalenie podvodu
fraudster – podvodník
fraudulent behaviour – podvodné správanie
fully utilised – plne využitý
hiring – najímanie
checking reported events – overovanie ohlásených udalostí
implementation of technology- uplatnenie technológie
imprisonment – väzenie
increase in... – nárast (čoho)...
insurance fraud – poistný podvod
insurance of assets – poistenie aktív
introduce measures – zaviesť opatrenia
investigate – vyšetrovať
justness and authenticity of data – opodstatnenosť a pravdivosť údajov
last but not least – v neposlednom rade
liability insurance – poistenie zodpovenosti
liquidators of insurance events – likvidátori poistných udalostí
local prevalence – miestna prevaha, prevládanie
maintain their revenues – udržať si tržby
make use of – využiť
moderate increase in... – mierny nárast...
murder – vražda
non-life insurance – neživotné poistneie
occur – objaviť sa, vyskytnúť sa
occurrence of – výskyt...
on the rise – na vzostupe
point out – poukazovať
pre-existing damage – predošlá škoda
premium – poistné
record-breaking – rekordný
refer to... – odvolávať sa na...
reinsurance – spätné poistenie
renowned detective agency – renomovaná detektívna agentúra
robbery – vlámanie
seasonality – sezónnosť
sentence for... – trest za....
sophisticated – rafinovaný, premyslený
spokesperson – hovorca/hovorkyňa
success rate – miera úspešnosti
supervision – dohľad, inšpekcia
suspected case of... – podozrenie na...
theft – krádež
uncover – odkryť, odhaliť
unemployment – nezamestnanosť
ways to combat – spôsoby, ako bojovať
white-collar insurance fraud - úradnícky poistný podvod
willingness to report... – ochota ohlásiť...
worsened situation – zhoršená situácia

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