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File #: 19-033    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Memo Status: Passed
File created: 12/10/2018 Departments: HUMAN RESOURCES
On agenda: 1/8/2019 Final action:
Title: Report recommending the denial of claims (Non-culpable)
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Special Notice / Hearing:    None__

Vote Required:    Majority

 

To:                      Honorable Board of Supervisors

From:                      Rocio Kiryczun, Director, Human Resources Department

Scott Johnson, Deputy Director, Human Resources Department

 

Subject:                      Disposition of Claims Filed Against County

 

RECOMMENDATION:

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Report recommending the denial of claims (Non-culpable)

 

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BACKGROUND:

Under authority of section 2.10.070 of the Ordinance Code, the County Manager has designated the Director to process claims filed against the County. Further investigation may indicate justification for payment by the County. If so, payment will be made under the authority of the Risk Manager or will be brought back to the Board.

 

DISCUSSION:

The Risk Management Division has reviewed these claims and recommends that you take the following action.  

 

Claim #

Claimant

Incident Date

Recommended Board Action and Basis

Claims recommended for denial:

G18-4029

Dilip Gunawardena

07/20/2018

Non-culpable

 

Claimant alleges their civil rights were violated when they were asked

 

to leave a County library.

 

 

G18-3974

Andre Zerbib

06/26/2018

Non-culpable

 

Claimant alleges professional negligence in the counseling services

 

for his children.

 

 

G18-4051

Claimant (minor-patient)

10/26/2018

Non-culpable

 

Claimant alleges property was lost by hospital staff.

 

 

 

 

G18-4088

Roberto Felix

11/29/2018

Non-culpable

 

Claimant alleges a sewage backup damaged residential property.

 

 

MM18-3754

Luci Patti, Alfred Patti

07/09/2018

Non-culpable

 

Claimants are claiming negligent medical care led to the wrongful

 

death of their daughter.

Careful consideration of these claims contributes to the Shared Vision 2025 outcome of a Collaborative Community by ensuring fair and equitable handling of all claims while conserving financial resources and protecting assets.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

None.