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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...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Driver of truck died in accident - Cleaner of that very truck examined as witness - Cleaner is a natural witness - His testimony cannot be discarded...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Compensation as per structured formula basis - Is in the alternative to determination of compensation on principle of fault liability and not in addition to determination of compensation on basis of fault liability...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Compensation as per structured formula basis - Direction to Central Government for revision and appropriate correction of Second Schedule by exercise of its power under S.163-A(3)...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Valid insurance policy issued - Insurance company has to pay to third parties irrespective of the fact whether there is any breach or violation of the policy conditions - Amount so paid can be recovered from the insured if as per the policy conditions the insurance company had no liability to pay..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 15-- Fake driving licence - Renewal - Does not transform a fake licence as genuine - Counterfeit document remains counterfeit irrespective of the fact that some statutory authorities have acted on the document unwittingly on the assumption that it is genuine...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 15-- Fake driving licence - Insurance Company seeking leave to prove that original licence was fake - Held, Insurance Company must have an opportunity to substantiate its contention that the document is a fabricated one...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)(a)(ii)-- Driving licence - Onus to prove - Onus to prove that driver of the insured vehicle was not holding a valid driving licence is on the Insurance Company - Insurance Company asked the Insured to produce the driver and his driving licence who happened to be the son of the owner of insured vehicle -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Motor accident - Compensation - Dependency - While determining dependency, future prospects must be taken into account to augment multiplicand - Deceased aged 49 years - Proper multiplier should be 13 - Award of compensation of Rs.2, 48, 000/- including Rs.10, 000/- towards loss of consortium..........

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