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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Railway Act, 1989, Section 123(c)(2), 124A-- Compensation - Act of deceased trying to board running train cannot be called self inflicted injury nor its a criminal act - U/s.124A, Railway is liable to pay compensation - U/s.123(c)(2) accident occurred due to falling of passenger from train is covered within definition of untoward incident...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Accident - Compensation - Two principles for determining compensation are : (i) measure of compensation must be just and adequate; and (ii) no double benefit should be passed on to claimants in the matter of compensation - Provision of S.168 of the Act makes the first principle explicit...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, Haryana Compassionate Assistance to the dependents of Deceased Government Employees Rules, 2006, Rule 5-- Accident - Death of Government employee in accident - Compensation - Deduction of amount received by claimants under Rules 2006 - Insurance company is entitled to deduct amount received by claimants u/r 5(1) of 2006 Rules, towards financial assistance equivalent to loss of pay and wages of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Multiplier - Age of deceased at the time of accident was 31 years and 4 months - Multiplier of 17 is appropriate...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Future prospect - Salary of deceased, on permanent job, at the time of accident was Rs.10,020/- p.m and he was below 40 years of age at the time of accident - Addition of 50% to actual salary of deceased towards future prospects would be justified...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Personal and living expenses - Deductions - There are five dependents of deceased - 1/4th of monthly income is to be deducted towards living and personal expenses...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Taking into account funeral expenses, loss of consortium, loss of guidance to minor children, loss of love and affection to aged parents, loss of estate and litigation costs, appellants held, entitled to total compensation of Rs.27,51,120 with 9% interest p.a...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Negligence - Compensation - Motor Cycle - Some liability has to be fastened on driver of two-wheeler, who allows three persons (including himself/herself) to travel on vehicle - 10% of entire liability can be fastened on driver of motor cycle for allowing three persons to ride on motorcycle,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Tort-- Damages - Murder - To make deduction from amount of compensation only on ground that it will be paid in lump sum, is no more good law - No such deduction is made in any case where compensation is allowed to victim in motor accident cases - Amount of compensation is calculated by computing..........
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..........

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