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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)(a)(ii), 3-- Driving licence - Drive had licence to drive a light transport vehicle - Owner could not have checked or verified the licence for driving a heavy goods vehicle before handing over the vehicle to him - Owner did not step into the witness box to state anything - Held, High Court was justified in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147(1)-- Gratuitous passenger - Deceased not owner of any goods which were being carried in the truck - Deceased was travelling in the truck for the purpose of collecting the empty boxes - Deceased was a vegetable dealer - Held, Insurance Company is not liable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 3, 10 2(47), 41(4)-- Rule 51 - Licence to drive three wheeler - Driving of Autorikshaw Delivery Van - Autorikshaw Delivery Van is a goods carrying public carrier - Held, driver is not holding a valid licence - Driver causing accident - Insurance company is not liable - However Insurance Co. directed to satisfy the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 41(6), 64(d)-- R.50 - High security registration plates - In 2005 certain Directions were passed - Norms were fixed for having Heavy Securities Registration Plates (HSRP) - Rule 50 of Motor Vehicle Rules amended for inviting tenders by various State Govts. and Union Territories for getting the number plates made..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)(1)-- Theft of vehicle - Comprehensive insurance - Change in nature of use of vehicle - Held, in case of theft of vehicle change in nature of use of the vehicle cannot be looked into and the Insurance Company cannot repudiate the claim on that basis...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 149-- Insurance - Premium - Cheque of third party - Insurer can insist that a cheque should be issued only by the insured and not by a third party - Before a contract of insurance comes into being, the premium should be received by the insurer in advance...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 10-- Driving licence - A person having driving licence for a particular type of vehicle can drive another type of vehicle which is of the same category but of different type - When a person is granted a licence for driving a light motor vehicle he can drive either a car or a jeep and it is not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 10-- Driving licence - Licence to drive HMV (Heavy Motor Vehicle) - Not a valid licence to drive a scooter which is totally a different type of vehicle in terms of S.10 of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 10, 166-- Accident - Compensation - Licence to drive HMV (Heavy Motor Vehicle) - Not a valid licence to drive a scooter - Under the Motor Vehicles Act holding of a valid driving licence is one of the conditions of contract of insurance - Driving of a vehicle without a valid licence is an offence - Held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Accident - Compensation - In a case where third party is involved, the liability of the insurance company would be unlimited - Where, however, compensation is claimed for the death of the owner or another passenger of the vehicle, the contract of insurance being governed by the contract qua..........

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