A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Abdulrahman Al Ammari against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $38,500.00, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.
WHEREAS, on March 15, 2019, Metropolitan Nashville Police Officer Wade Johnson, while operating a Metropolitan Nashville Police Department vehicle in the course and scope of his employment, was proceeding west on East Trinity Lane with lights and siren activated when he entered an intersection and struck the vehicle driven by Abdulrahman Al Ammari, causing personal injury to Mr. Al Ammari; and,
WHEREAS, after investigation, the Metropolitan Department of Law believes that the settlement listed in Section 1 is fair and reasonable and in the best interest of the Metropolitan Government; and recommends that any and all claims or causes of action brought or that could have been brought by Abdulrahman Al Ammari related to the events detailed above, be compromised and settled for $38,500.00, 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 personal injury claim of Abdulrahman Al Ammari for the sum of $38,500.00 with said amount to be paid from 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.
Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
IntroducedNovember 5, 2019
AdoptedNovember 5, 2019
ApprovedNovember 6, 2019
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Last Modified: 11/13/2019 8:27 AM