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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988-- Contributory negligence - Means that there is some act or omission on the claimant's part, which has materially contributed to the damage caused, and is of such a nature that it may properly be described as `negligence' - `Negligence' when used in the expression `contributory negligence' means the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988-- Accident claim - Contributory negligence - Appellant driving Fiat car - Truck came from opposite side at excessive speed - Car hit the right side of that truck and collided with rear right side wheels of the truck - Total width of road 22 feet and there were mud shoulders on either side having a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988-- Accident claim - Appellant under treatment for 5 months - Appellant was doing business of commission agent - There was no contributory negligence when appellant did not slow down his vehicle when he saw the truck coming at a high speed from the opposite direction and he did not swerved his vehicle..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173, 166-- Interest - As interest rates are lowered by Reserve Bank of India as such claimants are entitled to interest at the rate of 9% p.a...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 68(2)-- Chairman of RTA - Transport Commissioner of State Transport is not eligible to be appointed as Chairman of Regional Transport Authority...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 68(2)-- 'Any financial interest' - Meaning - Financial interest of the person concerned need not be direct personal financial interest, but includes the financial interest which he may have even as an employee of the undertaking...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 68(2)-- Transport Commissioner - He is a person who has financial interest in the transport undertaking within the meaning of S.68(2) of the Act as in the discharge of his official duties he shoulders financial responsibility and is accountable to the State Government in that regard - The same can be said..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 170-- Bar to appeal by insurer - Joint appeal by insurer and insured - Court to delete name of the insurer from the cause title and proceed with appeal of the insured and decide the same on merits...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173, 166-- Multiplier - Dependency - Life expectancy of the deceased or the beneficiary whichever is shorter is an important factor by choosing an appropriate multiplier - Multiplier is to be applied as given in Second Schedule of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A, 166, 165-- Second Schedule - Multiplier - Choice - Ordinarily Second Schedule may be taken as a guide including the multiplier but there can be deviation from the multiplier usually applicable in a case having special features or facts...........

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