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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 15-- Accident - Claim - Driving licence - Expiry - If renewal of driving licence is applied within 30 days of its expiry then driving licence is renewed automatically and in case an accident occurs during this period then driver is held to be possessing a valid driving licence - In case renewal 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 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 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 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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