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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- `Loss of amenities in life' - Claimant aged 28 years, unmarried, working as sales officer in reputed company - 75% permanent partial disablement of whole body - Held, claimant is rendered incapable of undertaken travelling without assistance - Claimant is entitled to Rs.1, 00, 000/- under this..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 171-- Interest - Petition of the year 1995 - Claimant entitled to interest at 9% on amount of compensation from date of petition till date of payment of amount...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 8, Rule 10, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173, 168-- Failure to file written statement - Right of appeal - Owner and driver of offending vehicle failed to file written statement but filed appeal against award - Held, appeal is maintainable - Failure to file written statement does not amount to admission of all facts pleaded in claim petition and..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168, 173-- Compensation to salesman of company who suffered permanent partial disablement by way of amputation of one leg and requiring use of artificial limb - Award of substantial amount under one head i.e. 'loss of future income' and omission to make award under other relevant heads - Held, lumpsum award..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Non joinder of driver of accident vehicle - Not a ground to dismiss the claim petition for compensation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Motor accident - Insurer's liability - Where insurance policy indicates time of its commencement, Insurance Company cannot be made liable for accident caused by vehicle in question prior to that specified time...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Motor accident - Liability of insurer - Policy expired on midnight - Accident at 4.30 a.m. within four hours of expiry of policy - Policy on next day got issued but commencement of time was 10 a.m. - Accident prior to specified time mentioned in policy - Held, Insurance Company is not liable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 2(14), 2(44), 2(46), 2(47), 10(2)-- Tractor - Licence to drive - Trailer attached to it and some goods carried in it - Held, a person having a valid driving licence to drive a tractor continues to have a valid licence to drive that tractor even if a trailer is attached to it and some goods are carried in it...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Negligence - Mere fact that driver of offending vehicle was not involved in criminal case is no ground to conclude that he was not at fault - Court to assess the evidence available on record and to arrive at its own conclusions - Admission of a witness who was not the eye witness to the accident,..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Acquittal of offending driver in the criminal case - Judgment of Criminal Court is not binding on the Tribunal - Claims Tribunal has to come to its independent findings and conclusions...........

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