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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Net income - Deductions towards GPF, life insurance premium, repayment of loans etc. not to be excluded from the income - Deduction towards income tax/surcharge alone should be considered to arrive at the net income of the deceased...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Composite negligence - Accident caused by negligence of two vehicles - Held, claimant can implead any one of joint tort feasors and recover full compensation from him - The joint tort feasor who paid full compensation can recover the amount from other tort feasor - Tribunal has option..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166-- Accident - Compensation - Motor accident resulting into death of driver - Vehicle was entrusted by the owner to his own driver - Driver in turn had handed over the vehicle to the deceased to drive without owner's concurrence - Held, driver/deceased steps into the shoes of owner and hence cannot be..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Claim petition - Death of truck driver as truck turned turtle - Insurance company contended that driver of the truck himself was rash and negligent and hence proceedings could not be taken under Motor Vehicles Act - Held, if a driver or his representative proceeds under the Motor..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140-- 'No fault liability' - Principle of - In a claim petition u/s 140 of the Act it need not to be pleaded and established that such accident occurred due to any wrongful act/neglect or default on the part of the owner of motor vehicle or any other person - It is enough to prima facie establish that..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140-- No fault liability - Proof of negligence and rashness on the part of offending vehicle is not required - Prima facie it has to be established that accident arose out of use of motor vehicle - Offending vehicle insured with the appellant - It is always open for the insurer to recover the amount,..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 15-- Accident - Compensation - Driving licence had expired at the time of accident - It was renewed subsequently - Plea of insurance company that no liability can be fastened on it as driving licence was not valid - Held, plea not tenable - The driver of the offending vehicle was not disqualified from..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Claim petition - Deceased was a bachelor - Held, in case of death of bachelor, the age of parents is relevant...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Accident - Compensation - Claim by owner - Owner is entitled to claim compensation when owner has taken a comprehensive insurance policy - Three fingers of owner of car crushed while trying to close the window of his car - Tribunal awarded compensation of Rs.40, 000/- - Order upheld...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Claimants sustaining 50% disability - Claimant aged 35 years doing agricultural work and also running poultry farm and claimed his income as Rs.5, 000/- per month - Tribunal awarded total compensation of Rs.1, 90, 000/- including reimbursement of medical expenses and..........

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