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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988-- Schedule II - Accident - Compensation - Quantum - Compensation is to be determined in terms of Schedule II - In terms thereof, apart from the amount of compensation as provided for therein only funeral expenses, loss of consortium (if beneficiary is the spouse), loss of estate, medical expenses,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - For determining the amount of compensation, the most relevant factor is the income of deceased - Ordinarily one third should be deducted from the income of the deceased towards expenses which he would have incurred towards maintaining himself, had he been alive...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Principles of determining compensation - Ordinarily the multiplier should not exceed 16...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Interest - Rate of - Cannot be increased on the ground that claimant had been suffering from mental agony...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Accident - Compensation - In a case where third party is involved, the liability of the insurance company would be unlimited - Where, however, compensation is claimed for the death of the owner or another passenger of the vehicle, the contract of insurance being governed by the contract qua..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Accident - Compensation - Provision is not applicable in regard to an accident wherein the owner of the motor vehicle himself is involved...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Accident - Compensation - Liability under the provision is on the owner of the vehicle - As a person cannot be both a claimant and a recipient, claim not maintainable - Claim of the owner can be decided only in terms of contract of insurance...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Hire purchase agreement - Financier cannot ordinarily be treated to be the owner - The person who is in possession of the vehicle, and not the financer being he owner is liable to pay damages for the accident...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Fake driving licence - Owner is bound to make reasonable enquiry whether the driver had a valid driving licence - Such a licence not only must be an effective one but should also be a valid one - So far as a driving licence of a professional driver is concerned, the owner of the vehicle, despite..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149-- Fake driving licence - By itself does not absolve the insurer to reimburse the owner of a vehicle in respect of the amount awarded in favour of a third party by the Tribunal in exercise of its jurisdiction u/s 166 of the Act with liberty to recover the same from the owner and the driver of the..........

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