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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Accident - Liability of the insurer - Insurance company taking plea that licence of the driver of the offending vehicle was not valid at the time of accident - Held, if a licence is false, even a genuine renewal can't make a difference - An owner employing a person ought not to be said to be..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 170-- Accident - Compensation - Appeal on the question of quantum - Additional evidence sought that claimants have falsely given evidence relating to the income status of the deceased - Held, such an evidence cannot be allowed to be brought on record - If there is a case of fraud in securing the award,..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Deceased a pillion rider on scooter - Accident as a result of a collision with a Cielo car whereas scooterist and pillion rider fell and a maxi cab drove over a person causing death - Insurance company contended that case could not have been prosecuted without impleading..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Determination of compensation in injury case - Mere assumption of percentage of disability does not enable the court to effectively determine compensation - Efforts must be made to elicit through medical evidence and evidence of the victim herself as to how the injury has impacted the occupation..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140-- No fault compensation - meaning - As the expression `no fault' suggests the compensation under section 140 is regardless of any wrongful act, neglect or default of the person in respect of whose death the claim is made...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140-- No fault compensation - Claimants are entitled to no fault compensation u/s 140 of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140-- Scope - Provision is intended to provide immediate succour to the injured or the heirs and legal representatives of the deceased - Claim u/s 140 of the Act is made at the threshold of the proceeding and the payment of compensation is to be made by an interim award of the Tribunal which may be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140, 141, 146, 147-- Motor Vehicle Accident - Compensation - No fault compensation - Liability of Insurance Company - Invariably liability is to be passed to the Insurance Company...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A, 2(9)-- Accident by owners wife who was driving the vehicle herself and her husband sitting by her - Additional premium paid for private use of the vehicle and the person who is entitled to drive under the terms of policy fully covered - Held, bodily injury to a driver who sustained injury in the use of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 157, 166-- Accident - Compensation - Liability fastened on insurance company - Insurance company raised challenge that at the time of accident the vehicle had been sold and the subsequent purchaser had not informed the insurance company as such company is not liable as subsequent purchaser was a stranger and..........

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