California Court of Appeals, Second District, Sixth Division
Denied October 26, 2016
Cal.Rptr.3d 720] Superior Court County of Ventura, Vincent J.
O’Neill, Jr., Judge. (Super. Ct. No.
56-2013-00440994-CU-PA-VTA) (Ventura County).
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Office of Herb Fox, Herb Fox, Los Angeles; and Katherine
Lipel for Plaintiff and Appellant.
& Wohlgemuth and Edwin K. Loskamp, Ventura, for Defendant and
Stillwagon, a paramedic supervisor, was driving his
employer’s pickup truck. He was en route to the location of
an injured fall victim to supervise the responding emergency
medical technicians (EMTs) and, if necessary, provide
assistance. At an intersection in Oxnard, he collided with a
vehicle being driven by Gerardo Aldana. A year and a half
later, Aldana sued him for negligence.
Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act (MICRA) limits the
time to file suit against a health care provider for
professional negligence to one year ...