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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Claimant, a carpenter, aged 24 years became 38% incapable to work as carpenter - Earning Rs.5, 000/- p.m. - Awarded Rs.8.37 lakhs against claim of 5 lakhs - Compensation higher than claimed can be awarded...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation higher than claimed can be awarded...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Expenses for future treatment - In view of the nature of injuries claimant has to take treatment throughout life - Rs.1.50 lacs awarded under that head...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Marriage - Becoming an illusion - Rs.2 lacs awarded as compensation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Grant of higher compensation than claimed - Held, Tribunal and any competent Court can award higher compensation to the victim than claimed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Age of victim 20 years at the time of accident - Disablement assessed at 50% - Multiplier of 16 applied - Not proper - Multiplier of 18 deserves to be applied - A lump sum amount of Rs.2 lacs awarded towards future treatment - Rs.2 lacs awarded towards pain, suffering and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Tribunal can award compensation more than what was claimed - The function of the Tribunal/court is to award 'just' compensation which is reasonable on the basis of evidence produced on record...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Appellant suffered 8 grievous injuries including fracture of pelvis and he remained in hospital for one and half month - On account of grievous injuries he was unable to continue his studies and as per doctor he has to undertake life long treatment for recurrence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A, 166-- Accident - Compensation - Claim petition - Neither a suit nor an adversarial lis - Principles governing a claim petition - (1) A proceeding for award of compensation in regard to a motor accident can be initiated either on an application for compensation made by the persons aggrieved or suo moto..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 170, 149-- Insurer - When it is a noticee u/s 149(2) of the act - Can be allowed to be treated as a party to the proceedings, so moto, for reasons to be recorded, when tribunal finds and satisfies itself that there is any collusion between the claimant and the owner/driver or where the owner/driver has..........

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