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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Ascertainment - Multiplier method - Involves the ascertainment of the loss of dependency or the multiplicand and capitalizing the multiplicand by an appropriate multiplier - Choice of multiplier is determined by the age of the deceased (or that of the claimants whichever..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Deceased 33 years of age - Claimants widow and minor children - Deceased earning Rs.8000/- by driving a taxi and had agricultural income also - Compensation of Rs.8,16,000/- awarded by applying multiplier of 17 and taking monthly income to be Rs.4000/- in absence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166-- Insurance - Third party policy - Owner driving his car - Car dashed with a tree - Death of owner - Insurance Company is not liable to pay compensation as owner is not third party and additional premium not paid in respect of entire risk of death or bodily injury of the owner of the vehicle...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Rash and negligent driving - Bus driver dashed deceased while crossing road and bus proceeded to a distance of 120 ft. after dashing - Shows that bus was driven rashly and negligently...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Deceased aged about 38 years - Working as a coolie or mason - Would have easily earned Rs.60/- per day - Fixation of his earning at Rs.1, 800/- per month and his contribution to his family as Rs.1200/- per month - Held, proper...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Award of Rs.2, 14, 000/- under various heads less than the amounts to which claimants are entitled under pecuniary and non pecuniary damages of Rs.2, 16, 000/- and Rs.15, 000/- - Appeal by owner of bus - Dismissed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Parents - While parents are the claimants, the age of the deceased is not relevant and it is the age of the claimants which determines the multiplier to be adopted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Mother claimant - Deceased only daughter of parents - Deceased not contributing to the household expenses - Taking into age of claimant and monthly income of deceased and other relevant factors like loss of love and affection, mental shock etc. compensation of total sum..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Death of nine year child in accident - Compensation of Rs.1, 80, 000/- awarded with interest at the rate of 7.5% from the date of filing of petition till payment is made keeping in view that in case of young children neither income of deceased child is capable of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Motor accident - Interest - Need not to be claimed specifically - Interest is granted by way of compensation...........

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