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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Total compensation - Deceased was 52 years old at the time of accident and was getting salary of Rs.58,565 per month - Keeping in view various heads for the purposes of calculation of compensation, deductions and applying multiplier of 11, total compensation of Rs.50 lakhs with 9%..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Future prospects means advancement in future career, earnings and progression in one's life - Promotional avenues, career progression, grant of selection grades etc. are some of features for considering one's future prospects in one's career...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Multiplier - Age of deceased at the time of accident was 37 years - Appropriate multiplier thus, would be 15...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Enhancement of - Deceased, a constable aged 37 years getting salary of Rs.13,064 p.m - Taking into account 50% of annual salary for future prospect, it results to Rs.78,384 and total salary would aggregate up to Rs.2,35,152 and further by adding various heads under which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - High Court while reducing compensation neither set out facts of case in detail nor dealt with any of submissions urged except to mention them, nor took note of grounds raised by claimant - It was necessary for High Court to assign reasons for reduction of compensation -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Future prospects - Deceased was 24 years old at the time of accident - Future prospects ought to have been awarded at 40% of actual income of deceased, instead of 50% as awarded by High Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Deduction towards personal expenses - Deceased was living in a village, where he was residing with his aged father who was about 65 years old and an unmarried sister - High Court correctly considered them to be dependents of deceased and made a deduction of 1/3rd towards..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Income of deceased - Deceased was engaged in business of manufacturing Namkeen products - However, family of deceased failed to produce any evidence that income of deceased was Rs.15,000 p.m as claimed by them - High Court rightly took income of deceased to be Rs.6000,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Loss of consortium - Filial consortium - Deceased was a bachelor, whose mother pre-deceased him and he was residing with his aged father and u, married daughter, who were dependent upon him - It is thus, appropriate to award father and sister of deceased an amount of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Total compensation - Keeping in view the age, income, dependency and various amounts to be awarded as compensation under conventional heads, total compensation of Rs.14,25,600 along with 12% interest p.a is awarded to father and sister of deceased - However, out of amount..........

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