Yeah this scam going on in Toronto was what inspired my buddy and thus me to grab ourselves some dash cams. It's an extra 10 seconds when starting and stopping my drive (to plug and unplug it), but it's worth the security.
What a situation though, if he didnt have the dash cam he would have actually been in trouble by the police and had to pay.
The things people do these days
Insurance fraud seems to be quite a trending fad in recent years...