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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Skilled worker - Loss of future prospects - Compensation for - Held, it cannot be accepted that an embroiderer will not have a future increment in income - Thus, he is entitled for compensation under head of `Loss of future prospects' - Keeping in view the young age of appellant, he is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Skilled worker - Compensation for loss of income suffered during period of treatment which is three months - Held, amount of Rs.13,500/- awarded for said period (Rs.4,500 x 3) taking monthly income of Rs.4,500/-...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Skilled worker - Loss of amenities - Compensation for - Appellant has lost a leg due to accident - Injury has permanently disabled appellant thereby reducing his enjoyment of life and full pursuit of all activities in which he was engaged prior to accident - Held, sum of Rs.1,00,000/-..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Reduction of compensation - Validity - Appellant had suffered 100% disability - Tribunal awarded Rs.14,20,000/- as total compensation on basis of monthly income of Rs.5,000/- - Reduction of compensation by High Court without assigning any reason - Held, judgment of High Court liable to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Workmen Compensation Act -- Death of workman in an accident - Compensation - Interest is payable from the date of accident and not from the date of adjudication of claim...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A- - Sch.II - Accident - Grant of compensation u/s 163-A - Held, largest multiplier envisaged is 18 in case of victim `above 25 years of age' but not exceeding 30 years' - Multiplier for higher age is required to be re-looked in view of increase in life expectancy...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Application of split multiplier - Held, in absence of any specific reason and evidence on record Tribunal or Court should not apply split multiplier in routine course and should apply multiplier as per decision of Supreme Court in case of Sarla Verma's case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A- - Sch.II - Accident - Determination of compensation - Deduction - Held, deduction towards personal and living expenses of deceased should be one-third where number of dependent family members is 2 to 3 - One-fourth where number of dependent family members is 4 to 6 - One-fifth where number of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A, 166-- Accident - Compensation - Structured formula - Applicability of - Held, structured formula as prescribed under second schedule and multiplier mentioned therein is not binding for claims u/s.166 of the Act of 1988...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A- - Sch.II - Accident - Structured formula - Second sch. was enacted in 1994 - Now more than 19 years have passed but no amendment has been made - It has now become redundant, irrational and unworkable due to changed scenario including present cost of living, current rate of inflation and increased..........

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