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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Accident - Compensation - Deceased aged 38 years - Considering age of deceased appropriate multiplier would be 12 and not 16...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 149-- 'A policy for Act Liability' or 'Act Liability' - Death of driver - Liability of Insurance Company is limited to that under Workmen's Compensation Act - If owner wants unlimited liability of insurance company, in case of death of an employee, then he has to take a policy by making extra premium...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 173-- Accident - Claim petition - Dismissal as time barred - Accident on 6.6.1992 and claim petition filed on 4.11.1993 - Limitation clause deleted on 14.11.1994 - In appeal claimant given benefit of deletion of limitation clause - Tribunal directed to entertain claim...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173-- Accident - Death of child aged 7 years - Multiplier of 15 is applicable - Income to be taken as Rs.15, 000/- per annum as per second schedule of the Act - Deduction towards personal expenses cannot be made...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173-- Death in accident - Satisfactory evidence for income of deceased not produced - Deceased thus comes under the category of non-earning member of the family as per Second Schedule of the Act - Income of deceased is to be taken as Rs.15, 000/- per annum - Deduction of 1/3rd for personal expenses is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Compensation - Agriculturist - Deprivation of income - Normal rule as to deprivation of income is directly not applicable in cases where agricultural income is the source of deceased's or injured's income - In that case other circumstances have to be considered...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Pillion rider on motor cycle - Suffered 100% disability - Injured 37 years of age, married and having income from agriculture - Tribunal applied multiplier of 16 for loss of future earning and awarded a sum of Rs.4, 68, 825/- - Appeal by Insurance Company - Percentage of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Deceased aged 20 years, a skilled labourer - No independent evidence led to prove his income - At least Rs.15, 000/- per annum should be considered income of deceased - After deducting one third amount as personal expenses, loss of dependency comes to Rs.10, 000/- per annum - Multiplier of 16..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 14, 149-- Driving licence is valid for one month of its date of expiry - Accident if happens within the period of one month, insurer is liable...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173-- Motor accident - Ownership of vehicle involved in accident - Insurance Certificate produced found to be a fictitious document - Documentary evidence as to ownership of vehicle not produced - Witnesses examined on behalf of the claimants did not utter even a single word as to ownership of vehicle..........

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