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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Permanent disability of 40% - Enhanced compensation - Appellant possessed heavy transport motor vehicle driving license, which proved that he is a driver of heavy transport motor vehicle - Driving licence on record being valid for a limited period cannot be basis to belie the claim of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 14(2)-- Accident - Validity of driving license - Testimony of Registering authority solely based on register cannot be made basis of a finding that expiry date of license was 2003 - License would not have been issued for 5 years when driver was 37 years, but would be issued for a period of 20 years or 50..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Liability of insurer - Driver of offending vehicle was holding a valid driving license at the time of accident - Insurance company failed to adduce any evidence to prove otherwise - Since no objection regarding admissibility or manner of proving said driving license..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149-- Accident - Claim petition - Forged driving license - Liability of insurance company - Held, once original licence is forged its subsequent renewal does not make it a valid document - In present case, insurance company has discharged its onus that driver was not holding any valid driving licence by..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)(a)(ii)-- Motor Accident in which three occupants of jeep sustained injuries due to rash and negligent driving of jeep by the driver - Insurance company taking plea that driver of jeep was not holding valid driving license in as much as license was valid for driving car and scooter only - Plea repelled -..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2010
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), 14(1)(d), Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 3(1)-- Insurance claim - Repudiation - Driving licence not valid - Vehicle in question continued to be registered as a transport vehicle i.e., a Taxi for which a specific authorized license was statutory necessity - Occasionally using it for personal purpose cannot change these facts - Respondent No.2..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2010
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 3 , 15-- Insurance claim - Driving licence - Not valid and effective - Repudiation - Driving license of driver expired on 5.3.2003 and date of accident is 4.6.2003 - Driver did not apply for renewal of driving licence within the prescribed period of 30 days from its expiry and it was renewed only w.e.f...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)(a)(ii), 173, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 41, Rule 27-- Death in motor accident - Liability of insurer - Driver of the offending vehicle not having valid driving license - Insurance Company exonerated - Appeal in High Court - Owner and driver of the offending vehicle sought to produce additional evidence, by tendering valid driving license - Plea..........
H.P. STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, SHIMLA
Year of decision: 2009
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989-- Held that it is valid and effective license as he was accompanied by duly licensed driver and it was under his supervision that the auto was being driver fulfilling the requirement of - Insurance claim - Learner's driving license - Vehicle was a transport vehicle and unauthorized persons were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Insurance claim-- Repudiation - Own damage claim - Fraud - Documents case diary and post mortem stating the driver of the jeep was 'M' whereas in the claim petition 'S' shown to be driver - 'M was not having valid driving license - The Fora below have not considered the relevance of the entries in the aforesaid..........

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