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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173-- Accident - Death of child aged 7 years - Multiplier of 15 is applicable - Income to be taken as Rs.15, 000/- per annum as per second schedule of the Act - Deduction towards personal expenses cannot be made...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173-- Death in accident - Satisfactory evidence for income of deceased not produced - Deceased thus comes under the category of non-earning member of the family as per Second Schedule of the Act - Income of deceased is to be taken as Rs.15, 000/- per annum - Deduction of 1/3rd for personal expenses is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Compensation - Agriculturist - Deprivation of income - Normal rule as to deprivation of income is directly not applicable in cases where agricultural income is the source of deceased's or injured's income - In that case other circumstances have to be considered...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Pillion rider on motor cycle - Suffered 100% disability - Injured 37 years of age, married and having income from agriculture - Tribunal applied multiplier of 16 for loss of future earning and awarded a sum of Rs.4, 68, 825/- - Appeal by Insurance Company - Percentage of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Deceased aged 20 years, a skilled labourer - No independent evidence led to prove his income - At least Rs.15, 000/- per annum should be considered income of deceased - After deducting one third amount as personal expenses, loss of dependency comes to Rs.10, 000/- per annum - Multiplier of 16..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 14, 149-- Driving licence is valid for one month of its date of expiry - Accident if happens within the period of one month, insurer is liable...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173-- Motor accident - Ownership of vehicle involved in accident - Insurance Certificate produced found to be a fictitious document - Documentary evidence as to ownership of vehicle not produced - Witnesses examined on behalf of the claimants did not utter even a single word as to ownership of vehicle..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Failure of steering system - In absence of evidence that requisite care and caution was taken for maintaining the system it cannot be said that Tribunal was in error in concluding that accident occurred on account of negligence of car driver...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Deceased fruit seller - Age of deceased given by claimants 32 years whereas as per post mortem report age given as 39 years - Tribunal took the age as 39 years and applied multiplier of 16 - Income taken as Rs.4, 000/- and dependency taken as Rs.3, 000/- per month - Compensation..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Child of 3-1/2 years run over by a van and died - Compensation - Future earning capacity of a child of such a tender age is purely speculative - But mental agony of parents is to be taken into consideration - Agony of mother, whose child is killed is indescribable and unimaginable - Wound of mind..........

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