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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal motor accident - Contributory negligence - Claimants entitled to sue against anyone of joint tort feasors - Case of claimants cannot suffer for any impleadment of the joint tort feasor - Corporation against whom award is passed can at best have only a relief for contribution if the joint..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 157-- Liability - Fatal motor accident - Owner of vehicle contended that registered owner is Leasing Co. and he was merely a lessee of vehicle - Insurance Co. contended that no liability can be fastened on it as policy did not cover lessee - Held, owner also includes a person who is in actual possession..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Motor accident - Age of deceased less than 40 years at the time of accident - Held, compensation should be calculated by applying the multiplier of 16 as laid under Schedule II of the Act...........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Appeal against for enhancement - Appellant sustained injuries in motor accident - Held, award of additional sum of Rs.20000/- for four fractures @ Rs.5000/- per fracture and additional sum of Rs.5, 000/- for pain and suffering over and above what was awarded by Tribunal,..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 165-- Accident - Compensation - Jurisdiction of Tribunal - Accident took place in Nepal - Appellants who were claimants before Tribunal were prosecuting cases against respondents, all whom are Indian citizens and who are permanent residents of India - Driver, owner, contractor and insurer are all Indian..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 66(1)-- Vehicle involved in an accident after expiry of the period of validity of permit - Held, Insurance company cannot claim exoneration from its liability to indemnify owner of a transport vehicle, in respect of injuries to third parties if the vehicle is involved in an accident after the expiry of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Injury case - Determination of compensation under pecuniary heads of claim like loss of income, transport, hospital, attendant charges, diet and nutrition and medical expenses - Held, tribunal shall elicit at trial all the above heads correctly or as merely as possible and shall not venture on its..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Injury case - Determination of compensation under non pecuniary heads like pain and suffering, loss of amenities of life, loss due to reduction in expectation of life, loss of marriage prospectus and loss of earning capacity - Held, whatever amounts are determined, they are adhoc and seldom..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Disability, permanent or temporary - Determination of compensation - Held, for permanent disability which is capable of ascertainment, the amount could be Rs.1000/- for every percentage of permanent disability and Rs.250/- for every percentage of temporary disability...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 169-- Accident - Claim petition - Summary procedure has to be followed...........

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