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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Closure of railway gate - Most of the passengers get down - When bus is about to start after opening of the railway gates, it is the bounden duty of the driver of the bus to take care of the passengers who are travelling in it and then to start the bus...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Bus stopped at railway gate - Deceased got down from bus and standing in between gate and bus - Driver of bus without taking care whether all passengers travelling in the bus have boarded or not, started the bus and dashed against the deceased causing instantaneous death - Eye witnesses deposed to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 8, 147, 3(2), 4(3), 6, 7(2), 9, 10(2), 14, 15-- Learner's licence - Offending vehicle driven by a person holding a learner's licence - Insurer cannot avoid statutory liability under S.147 of the Act...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168, 173-- Accident - Compensation - Future prospectus - No amount awarded with regard to future prospectus - Amount deducted on account of personal expenses added in the monthly income on account of future prospectus - Multiplier of 13 rightly applied - Award modified accordingly...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Deceased earning Rs.3577/- having wife and three minor children - Unit system applied - Two units each awarded to adults and one each to minor - Dependency works out to Rs.2455/- being 5/7th of Rs.3577/- - Multiplier of 16 applied...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 165-- Tractor used for propelling thrasher - Deceased wrapped with belt and struck against thrasher due to rash and negligent starting of tractor - Merely because tractor was not plied on road does not mean that accident had not occurred arising out of `use' of motor vehicle...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Compensation - Permanent disability 17% - Skilled labourer - Entitled to receive Rs.2772/- per month even though injured himself stated that he was earning Rs.4, 000/- per month - Taking into consideration expenses incurred and also other factors, multiplier of 16 applied and Rs.1, 82, 740/-..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 157, 149-- Transfer of vehicle - Insurance policy expiring much after transfer - New policy taken in the name of transferor and not in the name of transferee - Vehicle involved in accident - Transferee is liable to pay the compensation amount and not the Insurance Company as vehicle in question was not..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 95(2)(c)-- Private vehicle - Passengers allowed to travel for hire - Insurance policy specifically excluding travelling for hire or reward - Comprehensive insurance policy taken - Liability of Insurance company in case of accident - Held, the parties are governed by the terms of the agreement except in cases..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Injuries suffered in accident - Treatment of victim continued due to infection - Future expenses for treatment can be awarded...........

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