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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Insurance company to satisfy award and recover same from owner - For recovery separate execution petition need not to be filed - If an application is filed for realization of amount before Tribunal then Tribunal shall take appropriate steps in this behalf...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Proof of income - Income of deceased alleged to be Rs.12,500/- p.m. from agricultural and business as Commission Agent - No reliable document available in proof of income - High Court assessed income of Rs.3000/- from commission Agent and Rs.4000/- as agricultural income..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Contributory negligence - Two vehicles involved in an accident - Injured claimant was negligent - If injured claimant is partly liable principle of composite negligence will not apply - No inference can be drawn that negligence was 50 : 50 - When injured is guilty of some negligence, his claim for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- S.166 - Composite negligence - When a person is injured as a result of negligence on the part of 2 or more wrongdoers it is composite negligence of those severally liable to injured for payment of entire damages - Injured person has the choice of proceeding against all or any of them...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Grant of - In excess than claimed - Court can award compensation exceeding the claimed amount - Court is to award just and reasonable compensation on the basis of evidence produced on record - In such cases there is no question of claim becoming time barred - It cannot be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140, 166, 163A-- Accident - Compensation - Deceased 22 years - Claimant 55 years of age - Multiplier of 8 applied - Order upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140, 166, 163A-- Accident - Compensation - Minor - Multiplier - Schedule can only be used as a guide - Selection of multiplier cannot in all cases be solely dependent on the age of the deceased - If a young man is killed in the accident leaving behind aged parents who may not survive long enough to match with a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140, 166, 163A-- Accident - Compensation - Minor - Age of parents is a relevant factor in case of minor's death...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166A-- Accident - 45% permanent disability - Disability will reduce earning capacity - Appellant is entitled to be compensated towards loss of future income...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166A-- Accident - Compensation - Future income - 45% permanent disability - Appellant is entitled to be compensated towards loss of future income - Present income 4000/- p.m. and capacity to earn in future will be reduced to Rs.1800/- p.m. out of which 1/3 rd to be deducted towards miscellaneous expenses..........

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