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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173-- Appeal by insurer on behalf of owner - Question left open - Matter referred to larger Bench...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Accident - Compensation - Claim petition - Insurer need not be impleaded as a party - It should only be issued a statutory notice u/s 149(2) of the Act - Insurer can resist the claim on any of the grounds mentioned in S.149 clauses (a) and (b) of sub-section (2) of the Act...........
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..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Compensation - Multiplier - Deceased is survived by his mother and wife - Wife is a young woman - As per her own admission, she did not reach her matrimonial home for cohabitation with her husband because `Gona' ceremony was yet to take place - Wife is bound to remarry - Deceased died issueless -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Disability certificate - Doctor assessed 75% disability - High Court took it as 50% without any rhyme or reason - Held, Court has discretion to accept either totally or partially or reject the certificate so produced but it can be done only by assigning cogent and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Guess work - While making assessment, there is an element of guess work but that guess work must have reasonable nexus to the available material/evidence and the qualification made...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 168-- Women having 30 weeks old pregnancy suffered blow on her stomach in motor accident, resulting in death of unborn child - Tribunal awarded consolidated sum of Rs.50, 000/- towards loss of child and Rs.10, 000/- towards pain and suffering - In appeal, High Court enhanced compensation by awarding..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Deceased 28 years of age at the time of accident - Compensation payable is required to be determined by applying the multiplier of 17...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 200, Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989, Rule 93, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 19(1)(g)-- Tourist vehicles - Cancellation or suspension of permit - Power of authorities - Held, authorities are empowered to cancel or suspend permit on breach of any of general conditions specified in S.84 or any other condition which is contained in permit...........

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