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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 168, 140(1)-- Accident - Compensation - Roadway bus hit jeep - Claim petition against transport corporation - Driver, owner and Insurance Company of jeep not impleaded as respondents - Held, in an accident claim tortfeasors are jointly and severally liable for the payment of compensation and claimant can choose..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Compensation - Quantum - Multiple fractures specially of the knee and the left leg - Suffered disability to the extent of 14% - No amount awarded for future inconvenience - Award of Rs.25, 000/- enhanced to Rs.1, 10, 000/- - Interest payable 15% from date of filing claim petition to the date of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Considerations - Compensation to be awarded is to be by keeping in view the life expectancy of the deceased and the dependent, the amount that the deceased would have earned during the remainder of his life, the amount that he would have contributed to dependents during..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - To ascertain damages net income of deceased has to be ascertained which was available to support him and his dependents, and to deduct therefrom such part of his income as the deceased was accustomed to spend upon himself, for his maintenance and pleasure and to ascertain..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Deceased 34 years of age at the time of accident - Held, multiplier of 13 is the appropriate multiplier applicable...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- FIR - Name of eye witnesses not appearing in FIR and author of FIR not examined - Effect - Omission of name of eye witnesses in FIR is insignificant and cannot shake the weighty evidence in the shape of prompt lodging of FIR and impounding of truck from the spot as well as the post mortem..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Eye witnesses - Minor discrepancies - Bound to occur when their statements are recorded after four years of accident...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Death of Mule cart driver, aged 40 years - Annual income taken to be Rs.24, 000/- - Must be contributing Rs.1350/- per month towards maintaining his family - Multiplier of 15 applied - Compensation allowed Rs.2, 43, 000/- & costs Rs.7, 000/- and interest 9% on the total..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Death of buffalo - Truck driven rashly and negligently, struck against electric pole as a result of which electric wires fell on the buffalo and buffalo died instantaneously - Compensation of Rs.20, 000/- awarded...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Accident - Driving licence - Proved to be fake - Owner not leading any evidence to show that the licence was genuine one - Owner of offending vehicle not appearing in the witness box to day that he took adequate precaution before appointing the driver - Held, Insurance Company is not liable to..........

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