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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal motor accident - Deceased was aged 52 years and working as Senior Assistant in Electricity Board - Monthly salary of deceased was Rs.16, 000/- - His salary was bound to increase by way of annual increments and promotion and would have reached Rs.20, 000/- per month - Held, while computing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal motor accident - Deceased unmarried aged 33 years looking entire family consisting of mother, sister and one brother - High Court allowed claim only in respect of mother holding that mother was the only real legal heir - Order of High Court set aside - Held, claim of all the members of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Proper method of computation is the multiplier method - Any departure, save in exceptional and extraordinary cases, would introduce inconsistency of principle, lack of uniformity and an element of unpredictability for the assessment of compensation - Multiplier is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Three facts need to be established by the claimants for assessing compensation in the case of death are : (a) age of the deceased; (b) income of the deceased; and the (c) the number of dependents...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Loss of dependency - Issues to be determined are : (i) additions/deductions to be made for arriving at the income; (ii) the deduction to be made towards the personal living expenses of the deceased; and (iii) the multiplier to be applied with reference of the age of the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 7, 8(3), 9, 27-- Public Interest Litigation seeking direction to grant driving licenses to deaf persons and for quashing of policy decisions restraining or creating any kind of restriction on part of deaf persons to get driving licenses - Held, persons who are totally deaf cannot be granted driving license -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168, 176(6), Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 18, Rule 3, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 137, Motor Vehicle Rules, 1989, Rule 10, 19-- Accident - Claim petition - Procedure to be adopted in recording evidence - Held, not mandatory to adopt procedures provided in Civil Procedure Code - Tribunal can adopt summary procedure and dispense with recording statement verbatim in language of witness - Provisions contained in Rule 10.19 of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Income of deceased - Deduction towards HRA, CCA, EPF and GIS should not be made in calculating the income of the deceased...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 168-- Motor Accident - Proof of - Claim petition filed after four months of accident - Held, claim petition cannot be rejected on this ground - In road accident claim, the strict principles of proof in a criminal case are not attracted - Claimants are merely to establish their case on the touchstone of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 2(11)-- Fatal motor accident - Deceased after 15 days of her marriage became a widow and came back to her maternal house where her physically handicapped brother and unmarried sister were living and who are claimants - Claimants were dependent for their livelihood on the earnings of deceased - Held,..........

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