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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Failure of steering system - In absence of evidence that requisite care and caution was taken for maintaining the system it cannot be said that Tribunal was in error in concluding that accident occurred on account of negligence of car driver...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Deceased fruit seller - Age of deceased given by claimants 32 years whereas as per post mortem report age given as 39 years - Tribunal took the age as 39 years and applied multiplier of 16 - Income taken as Rs.4, 000/- and dependency taken as Rs.3, 000/- per month - Compensation..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Child of 3-1/2 years run over by a van and died - Compensation - Future earning capacity of a child of such a tender age is purely speculative - But mental agony of parents is to be taken into consideration - Agony of mother, whose child is killed is indescribable and unimaginable - Wound of mind..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Contributory negligence - Child of 3-1/2 years run over by a van and died - Child of such a tender age can hardly be blamed for such an accident, even partly - It was the duty of the driver to take care of the child and ensure that such an accident does not happen - In such a case principle of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 146(1)-- Insurance policy - Cancelled from its date of issue as cheque by which premium paid, bounced - Insurer on depositing the amount to the injured can recover it from the insured...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 146(1)-- Insurance policy - Premium paid by cheque - Cheque bounced - Policy cancelled from its date of issue - No valid contract came into existence between the insurer and the insured for want of consideration - Insurance policy rightly cancelled from its date of issue...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Bus - Carrying 60 person as against its capacity of 40 - It cannot be said that merely by carrying passengers in excess of capacity, bus was not driven for purpose for which permit was granted - Insurer rightly held liable to satisfy award...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Injured 21 years of age - 25% permanent disability - Shortening of leg - Rs.2 lacs awarded for 25% permanent disability - Rs.1 lac awarded for loss of business prospects - Total amount awarded Rs.5 lacs...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Disability - Medical Board constituted by reputed doctors who are serving in PGI Chandigarh opined that head injury suffered by claimant led to 100 percent permanent disability - Assessment of injuries cannot be doubted at all - Insurance Company levelled wild allegations against the doctors who..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)(a)(ii), 3-- Licence to drive Light Motor Vehicle whereas vehicle involved in accident was heavy goods vehicle - Mere raising of such a plea is not sufficient - Nexus between accident and factum of driver not holding particular type of driving licence should be shown - Insurer has to prove that insured was..........

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