RESOLUTION NO. RS2011-1552
A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the claim of Diane Robinson against The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $30,205.65, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.
WHEREAS, on August 3, 2010, a Metropolitan Public Works vehicle operated by a Metropolitan Government employee was exiting I-40 at Church Street when the brakes failed on his vehicle causing a chain reaction accident which totaled Diane Robinson’s vehicle; and,
WHEREAS, after investigation, the Department of Law believes the settlement listed in Section 1 is fair and reasonable and in the best interest of the Metropolitan Government and recommends that the claim be compromised and settled for $30,205.65, and that this amount be paid from the Self-Insured Liability Fund.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1: The Metropolitan Department of Law is authorized to compromise and settle the claim of Diane Robinson for the sum of $30,205.65, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.
Section 2: This resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.
Sponsored by: Megan Barry
|Referred to:||Budget & Finance Committee|
|Introduced:||February 15, 2011|
|Adopted:||February 15, 2011|
|Approved:||February 22, 2011|