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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Motor accident - Claim petition - Claimants are not required to prove the case as it is required to be done in a criminal trial...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Motor accident - Name of witness not mentioned in FIR - His evidence cannot be discarded merely for this reason when his presence at the scene is not doubtful...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Girl child aged 7 years - Brain injuries caused deformity in various part of the body/limb and she had abnormality in mental and intellectual functions - Face of child was also disfigured - Functioning of tongue and ear have been affected as a result of which she could..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140, 166-- Accident - Child of 8 years suffered injury of permanent nature which was not cured inspite of several surgeries - Compensation allowed Rs.2, 50, 000/- alognwith interest payable @ 6% p.a. from the date of filing of petition till the same is actually paid...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal motor accident - Deceased was aged 52 years and working as Senior Assistant in Electricity Board - Monthly salary of deceased was Rs.16, 000/- - His salary was bound to increase by way of annual increments and promotion and would have reached Rs.20, 000/- per month - Held, while computing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal motor accident - Compensation - Age of deceased when between 51 and 55 years multiplier is 11, which is specified in the II Column in the II Schedule in the Motor Vehicles Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 147(1)(b)-- A jeep insured to carry six passengers - Jeep was carrying 15 persons - Jeep fell into a ditch causing death of 7 persons and injuring others - Held, liability of Insurance Company to pay compensation was limited to six persons - However, Insurance Company directed to pay entire amount of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 140-- Motor accident - FIR lodged after 3 months of accident - Delay well explained - Held, delay is not fatal to claim petition...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal motor accident - Deceased unmarried aged 33 years looking entire family consisting of mother, sister and one brother - High Court allowed claim only in respect of mother holding that mother was the only real legal heir - Order of High Court set aside - Held, claim of all the members of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Proper method of computation is the multiplier method - Any departure, save in exceptional and extraordinary cases, would introduce inconsistency of principle, lack of uniformity and an element of unpredictability for the assessment of compensation - Multiplier is..........

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