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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...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 149-- Insurance - Limited liability - Insurance Company failing to prove insurance policy - Presumption arises that liability of insurance was unlimited...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Motor accident - Interest - Reduced from 12% to 9% keeping in view the drastic fall in the bank rate...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Motor accident - Compensation - Practicing lawyer met with accident while riding a scooter - Enhancement of compensation - Injuries suffered - Do not mean that he would not be in a position to rise in his profession only by reason thereof - Enhancement of compensation on that count declined...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Two vehicles involved - Tribunal held both vehicles liable to pay compensation amount in equal share - One vehicle owner filed appeal - High Court upheld award but directed that entire amount was to be paid by appellant - High Court not indicated any reason for directing appellant to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Deceased 36 years of age earning Rs.2300/- per month - Multiplier of 22 adopted on ground that deceased had 22 years of service left - Held, considering age of deceased multiplier would be 13 - Loss of dependency assessed at Rs.2000/- per month (after adjusting for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Choice of multiplier - Is determined by the age of deceased (or that of the claimants whichever is higher) and by the calculation as to what capital sum, if invested at a rate of interest appropriate to a stable economy, would yield the multiplicand by way of annual..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Motor Accident - Death of pillion rider of scooter - Statutory policy - In case of a statutory policy Insurance Company is not liable towards the injuries suffered by a pillion rider as a statutory policy does not cover the risk of death of or bodily injury to gratuitous passenger...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2), 166-- Accident - Compensation - Vehicle used as Taxi - Driver holding driving licence to drive light motor vehicle - By driving commercial vehicle it was breach of condition of insurance - Owner is liable to make the compensation - Keeping in view the peculiar facts and circumstances of the case..........

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