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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 167-- Motor accident - Compensation - Driver having licence to drive Light Motor Vehicle - Not authorised to drive lorry with which accident took place - Held, Insurance Company is not liable to indemnify the award...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 167-- Motor Accident - Compensation - Child aged 7 years - In case of children of tender age neither income of deceased child is capable of assessment on estimated basis nor the financial loss suffered by the parents is capable of mathematical computation - To assess compensation is a guess work - In..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166(1)(c), Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 2(11)-- Accident - Claim petition by a legal heir but who was not dependent on deceased - Held, claim petition is maintainable - Claim petition has to be decided on ground of right to entitlement - Liability does not cease because there is absence of dependency...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166(1)(c), Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 2(11)-- Accident - In case of death, all or any of the legal representatives of the deceased become entitled to compensation and any such legal representative can file a claim petition - Where all the legal representatives had not joined, then application can be made on behalf of the legal representatives..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140, 173-- Motor accident - Compensation - No fault liability - Compensation awarded u/s 140 of the Act - Order is appealable u/s 173 as the order amounts to an award...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168, 173-- Motor accident - Insurance company - Not liable in a case where passengers of a vehicle are not third parties...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140, 173-- Motor accident - Compensation - No fault liability - S.140 makes the owner of vehicle liable but not the insurer per se - S.140 of the act does not contemplate that an Insurance Company shall also be liable to deposit the amount while it has no fault whatsoever in terms of sub-section (2) and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Accident - Compensation - Award not covered by S.147 of Motor Vehicles Act - Supreme Court exercised extra ordinary jurisdiction under Article 142 of Constitution and directed the Insurance Company to pay the amount of award and recover the same from owner of vehicle...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 140, 141-- Motor accident - Death of boy aged 14 years - Parents claiming compensation of 10 lacs - Income of child is not capable of assessment and loss suffered by parents is not capable of mathematical computation - Tribunal allowed compensation of Rs.One lakh - No ground to enhance compensation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 140, 141-- Motor accident - Death of boy aged 14 years - Claim of compensation by parents - Income of child is not capable of assessment and loss suffered by parents is not capable of mathematical computation - When parents are claimants then relevant factor would be age of parents...........

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