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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 146, 147, 166-- Accident - Claim petition - Accident after taking insurance policy but before coming into force of the insurance - Insurance company is not liable - Insurance policy can be issued from a future date - A policy which is issued from a future date must be with the consent of the holder of the policy..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166-- Accident - Compensation - Death of gratuitous passenger travelling in a private car - Car driven negligently - Policy was 'Private car package policy' - Held, gratuitous passenger falls within meaning of third party - Insurance company is liable to pay compensation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Deduction of 1/3rd towards personal expenses - Not to be insisted upon in a case of permanent disability...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Second schedule - A guide only - Not decisive for calculating compensation in cases of death - In fact, the word multiplier has been used only for the purpose of calculating damages in the case of permanent disability and not in the case of death as would appear from note..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Death of earning member of family in an accident - Compensation payable depends upon a large number of factors - One of them is nature of job or business he was doing - For the said purpose, an average gross future monthly income must be arrived at by adding the actual gross income at the time of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Death of earning member of family - Multiplicant would be annual dependency multiplied by life expectancy minus age of the deceased...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Death of earning member of family - Businessman aged 46 years - Average gross future monthly income - Average life expectancy in India is also one of the factors which must be taken into consideration for the purpose of calculating the average gross future monthly income - The average life..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166, 173-- Accident - Claim petition - Liability of Insurance company - Commencement of Insurance policy - In cases where there is a mention of the specific time for the purchase of the policy, then a special contract comes into being and the policy becomes effective from the time mentioned in the cover..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Death of salaried person - In computing net income not only basic pay but also dearness allowance and House Rent Allowance are also to be included...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal motor accident - Contributory negligence - Accident between TATA 407 and bus of Haryana Roadways, resulting in death of driver of TATA 407 - Owner and insurer of TATA 407 not arrayed as party in claim petition - Held, no liability can be fastened on Insurance Co. in respect of driver of TATA..........

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