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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)(ii)-- Accident - Claim against Insurance Company - Specified condition of policy that vehicle will be driven by a driver having a valid driving licence - Defence on the part of Insurance Company that the vehicle involved in the accident was not being driven by a driver having a valid driving licence is..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)-- Accident - Compensation - Driving licence - Validity of driving licence of driver of offending vehicle expired 2 months before the date of accident - Renewal of licence not applied within 30 days - Driver and owner liable to pay compensation - Insurance company not liable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Third party - Pillion rider on a scooter - Liability of Insurance Co. - Pillion rider on a two wheeler scooter not to be treated as a third party when accident has taken place due to rash and negligent driving of the scooter and not on the part of driver of another vehicle - Also liability of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Girl aged 12 years became crippled for whole of life - She was not having any income - Injured when having no income stature presumes an income of or about Rs.15, 000/- per month - Multiplier of 15 applied - A sum of Rs.2, 25, 000/- would be payable - Besides this sum..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Crippled for whole of life - When a person becomes completely incapable to do any work and virtually has no enjoyment for life, the same form relevant factors and require consideration for the purpose of determining a fair and reasonable amount of compensation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Crippled for whole of life - Future treatment - If future treatment is necessary then some provision should be made therefor - In the instant case as there is no clear cut estimate as such an amount of Rs.75, 000/- awarded under this head...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)(a)(ii), 3-- Driving licence - Drive had licence to drive a light transport vehicle - Owner could not have checked or verified the licence for driving a heavy goods vehicle before handing over the vehicle to him - Owner did not step into the witness box to state anything - Held, High Court was justified in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147(1)-- Gratuitous passenger - Deceased not owner of any goods which were being carried in the truck - Deceased was travelling in the truck for the purpose of collecting the empty boxes - Deceased was a vegetable dealer - Held, Insurance Company is not liable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 3, 10 2(47), 41(4)-- Rule 51 - Licence to drive three wheeler - Driving of Autorikshaw Delivery Van - Autorikshaw Delivery Van is a goods carrying public carrier - Held, driver is not holding a valid licence - Driver causing accident - Insurance company is not liable - However Insurance Co. directed to satisfy the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 41(6), 64(d)-- R.50 - High security registration plates - In 2005 certain Directions were passed - Norms were fixed for having Heavy Securities Registration Plates (HSRP) - Rule 50 of Motor Vehicle Rules amended for inviting tenders by various State Govts. and Union Territories for getting the number plates made..........

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