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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 168, 173 -- Accident - Compensation - Death of a labourer - Tribunal assessed income of the deceased at Rs.2, 400/- per month and awarded compensation to the tune of Rs.2, 34, 000/- - In appeal award modified - Held, deceased even as an unskilled able-bodied worker could have safely earned Rs.3000/- per month - After applying one..........

NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI

Year of decision: 2009
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Medical negligence -- Compensation - Death of the wife of complainant during surgery of right ankle on account of negligence of the Surgeon and anesthesiologist - Deceased at the time of death 30 years - Besides the complainant she has left two minor sons - Pecuniary loss computed @Rs. 2,500 p.m. and expecting her normal life around 70 years a lump sum compensation of Rs...........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166 -- Accident - Composite negligence - Accident involving Tata Sumo and truck - Death of one and injury to others travelling in Tata Sumo - Neither deceased nor any of the injured was driving Tata Sumo - Tribunal reduced compensation by 40% treating it a case of contributory negligence - Held, reduction not warranted when neither..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 -- Second Schedule - Deceased 32 years of age at the time of death - Correct multiplier is 17 - Personal expenditure to be deducted is one third - Keeping in view the peculiar facts and circumstances of the case compensation of rupees two lakhs granted on account of future expenses - Compensation allowed by High Court of five thousand towards..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168, 173 -- Accident - Compensation - Quantum - Death of child aged 4 years - Compensation enhanced from Rs.70, 000/- to Rs.1, 00, 000/-...........

DELHI STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI

Year of decision: 2009
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Medical negligence -- Compensation - Neck pain - Surgery - Death of patient - The complications leading to the death of the patient did occur after surgery - The essential components of negligence , `duty', `breach', and `resulting damage' satisfied in the case - Appellants rightly held liable by the learned District Forum to pay a sum of Rs. 5 lacs to the complainant...........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147 -- Death of gratuitous passenger travelling in a goods vehicle - Vehicle driven in contravention to terms and conditions of the Insurance Policy - Owner and Driver of the Vehicle liable to pay compensation - Insurance Company cannot be held liable...........

ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Railways Act, 1989, Section 124, 124A, 2(26) -- Death in an untoward incident - Deceased purchased a ticket but boarded a wrong train and died in an accidental fall - Deceased would be treated as bonafide passenger - Rs.4 lacs awarded as compensation...........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357 -- Death in police custody - High Court prima facie of the opinion that death occurred due to injuries which remains unexplained - Criminal case ordered to be registered against SDM, two doctors and DSP and State directed to pay interim compensation of Rs.Five lakhs to widow of deceased...........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2) -- Accident - Compensation - Goods Vehicle - Liability of insurance company - Business carried on was of transportation of sand - Death of 6 labourers travelling in truck for unloading sand when truck turned turtle - Seven persons were insured and premium was paid in respect of them - As six victims were permanent labourers for..........

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