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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Contributory negligence - Child of 3-1/2 years run over by a van and died - Child of such a tender age can hardly be blamed for such an accident, even partly - It was the duty of the driver to take care of the child and ensure that such an accident does not happen - In such a case principle of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 146(1)-- Insurance policy - Cancelled from its date of issue as cheque by which premium paid, bounced - Insurer on depositing the amount to the injured can recover it from the insured...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 146(1)-- Insurance policy - Premium paid by cheque - Cheque bounced - Policy cancelled from its date of issue - No valid contract came into existence between the insurer and the insured for want of consideration - Insurance policy rightly cancelled from its date of issue...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Bus - Carrying 60 person as against its capacity of 40 - It cannot be said that merely by carrying passengers in excess of capacity, bus was not driven for purpose for which permit was granted - Insurer rightly held liable to satisfy award...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Injured 21 years of age - 25% permanent disability - Shortening of leg - Rs.2 lacs awarded for 25% permanent disability - Rs.1 lac awarded for loss of business prospects - Total amount awarded Rs.5 lacs...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Disability - Medical Board constituted by reputed doctors who are serving in PGI Chandigarh opined that head injury suffered by claimant led to 100 percent permanent disability - Assessment of injuries cannot be doubted at all - Insurance Company levelled wild allegations against the doctors who..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)(a)(ii), 3-- Licence to drive Light Motor Vehicle whereas vehicle involved in accident was heavy goods vehicle - Mere raising of such a plea is not sufficient - Nexus between accident and factum of driver not holding particular type of driving licence should be shown - Insurer has to prove that insured was..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168, 163A-- Second Schedule - School boy aged seven years - Death of - Compensation - Rs.15, 000/- per annum can be taken as notional income of such non earning person - After deducting 1/3rd of it towards expenses which deceased would have incurred on maintaining himself had he been alive and by applying..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 168-- Death of cyclist in an accident between lorry and cycle - Accident occurred due to rash and negligent driving of lorry - Plea taken of 'non use' of vehicle during relevant period - Certificate issued by RTO not indicating that RTO in fact verified that vehicle was in 'non use' on the relevant date..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Accident - Compensation - Quantum - Death of person aged 34-35 years - Multiplier of 10 applied - Deceased being in the age group of 35 to 40 years right multiplier is 16 as per II Schedule of the Act - Amount of compensation payable within three months with interest @ 6% and in case compensation..........

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