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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166, 173-- Accident - Compensation - Examination of treating doctor - Efforts should be made to record the evidence of the treating Doctors on commission, after ascertaining their convenient timings - If Doctors attend the Tribunal for giving evidence, their evidence may be recorded without delay, ensuring..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166, 173-- Accident - Compensation - Disability certificate - When given by duly constituted Medical Boards, they may be accepted subject to evidence regarding the genuineness of such certificates - Tribunal should invariably examine the doctor as a witness who treated the injured or who assessed permanent..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Accident - Compensation - If claim for compensation is made u/s 163-A of the Act by an injured alleging disability, and if the quantum of loss of future earning claimed, falls under the second schedule to the Act, the Tribunal may have to apply the principles laid down in Note (5) of the Second..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166, 173-- Accident - Permanent disability - Where the claimant suffers a permanent disability as a result of injuries, the assessment of compensation under the head of loss of future earnings, would depend upon the effect and impact of such permanent disability on his earning capacity...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166, 173-- Accident - Compensation - Effect of permanent disability on actual earning capacity - Tribunal has to ascertain what activities claimant could carry on inspite of permanent disability and what he could not do - Next step is to ascertain his avocation, profession and nature of work before the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166, 173-- Accident - Compensation - Effect of permanent disability on actual earning capacity - (i) All injuries (or permanent disabilities arising from injuries), do not result in loss of earning capacity; (ii) The percentage of permanent disability with reference to the whole body of a person, cannot be..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)(a)(ii)-- Motor Accident in which three occupants of jeep sustained injuries due to rash and negligent driving of jeep by the driver - Insurance company taking plea that driver of jeep was not holding valid driving license in as much as license was valid for driving car and scooter only - Plea repelled -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal motor accident - Deceased employee of a Nationalized Company, aged 42 years - Delay of 18 days in lodging FIR had to be explained which was explained - Proof enough to affirm the findings of Tribunal that accident took place on account of rash and negligent driving of the insured's truck -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Basis of assessment of all damages for personal injury is compensation - While idea is to put the claimant in the same position as he was in so far as money can - Perfect compensation is hardly possible but one has to keep in mind that the victim has done no wrong, he has..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Multiplier method - Still holds the filed with variations in maximum multiplier...........

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