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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-- 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-- 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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173, 149(2)-- Appeal - Insurer - Has right to file an appeal before the High Court on limited grounds available u/s 149(2) of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Contributory negligence - Death of 24 years unmarried science graduate in a head-on collision - A case of contributory negligence - Tribunal held claimants entitled to 50% of award amount - High Court declined to interfere - Appeal against - Finding by Tribunal based on well..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173, 149(2), Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, 227, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 115-- Insurer - Writ petition challenging award of interest for a specific period - Not maintainable as Insurer has a remedy to file appeal against the award of Tribunal on available defences envisaged under the statute...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173, 149(2)-- Appeal - Insurer - Has right to file an appeal before the High Court on limited grounds available u/s 149(2) of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173, 149(2), Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, 227, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 115-- Insurer - Writ petition challenging award of interest for a specific period - Not maintainable as Insurer has a remedy to file appeal against the award of Tribunal on available defences envisaged under the statute...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Death of 24 years unmarried science graduate - Deceased earing Rs.4, 000/- p.m. - Loss of dependency assessed at Rs.28, 800/- p.a. and applied multiplier of 12 keeping in view that deceased might have been married within two or three years and monthly allowance given to parents must..........

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