Claims against Santa Cruz METRO
Santa Cruz METRO’s Legal Department investigates and adjusts all claims filed against METRO. Should you choose to file a claim, a claim form must be submitted to METRO’s Legal Department filled out in its entirety before it can be submitted to the METRO’s Board of Directors for their consideration.
“A claim relating to a cause of action for death or for injury to person or to personal property or growing crops shall be presented as provided in Article 2 (commencing with Section 915) of this chapter not later than six months after the accrual of the cause of action. A claim relating to any other cause of action shall be presented as provided in Article 2 (commencing with Section 915) of this chapter not later than one year after the accrual of the cause of action.”
Tips For Completing The Claim Form
Please read the claim form carefully and answer all questions completely. Claim forms submitted that are unsigned, undated, or do not have a specified monetary amount will be returned. For vehicle property damage claims, the registered owner of the damaged vehicle must complete and sign the claim form. To expedite processing of your claim, please also include a copy of your vehicle registration.