REPORT A HAZARD / PROPERTY DAMAGE
Before submitting a claim form, report any bodily injury or property damage to the ECRC so we are aware of the situation.
ECRC does not reimburse for damages done to a vehicle by a pothole.
ECRC is not responsible for damage to sprinkler systems that are in the road right of way.
BODILY INJURY AND PROPERTY DAMAGE (OTHER THAN MAILBOXES)
If you are seeking compensation from the Emmet County Road Commission for bodily injury or property damage, please inform the Road Commission before completing a Loss/Claim Form. Forms should be sent (with any attachments) to:
P.O. Box 15067
Lansing, MI 48901
Losses reported to the Emmet County Road Commission are evaluated on a case-by-case basis by the Claims Department and are adjudicated according to Michigan law. The Emmet County Road Commission has no independent authority to settle or compensate alleged losses.
This form is for administrative purpose only and should not be construed as legal advice. Completion of this form does not imply that you will be compensated for your loss or that the Road Commission is liable for any asserted damages. This form does not constitute, substitute for, or replace any legal notice required by any statute or law in the State of Michigan, whether contained in the Governmental Tort Liability Act, MCL 691.1401 et seq., or otherwise. By accepting this form, the Road Commission does not waive any defense available to it under the laws of the State of Michigan.
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