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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation higher than claimed can be awarded...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Expenses for future treatment - In view of the nature of injuries claimant has to take treatment throughout life - Rs.1.50 lacs awarded under that head...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Marriage - Becoming an illusion - Rs.2 lacs awarded as compensation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Age of victim 20 years at the time of accident - Disablement assessed at 50% - Multiplier of 16 applied - Not proper - Multiplier of 18 deserves to be applied - A lump sum amount of Rs.2 lacs awarded towards future treatment - Rs.2 lacs awarded towards pain, suffering and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Grant of higher compensation than claimed - Held, Tribunal and any competent Court can award higher compensation to the victim than claimed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Tribunal can award compensation more than what was claimed - The function of the Tribunal/court is to award 'just' compensation which is reasonable on the basis of evidence produced on record...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Appellant suffered 8 grievous injuries including fracture of pelvis and he remained in hospital for one and half month - On account of grievous injuries he was unable to continue his studies and as per doctor he has to undertake life long treatment for recurrence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 170, 149-- Insurer - When it is a noticee u/s 149(2) of the act - Can be allowed to be treated as a party to the proceedings, so moto, for reasons to be recorded, when tribunal finds and satisfies itself that there is any collusion between the claimant and the owner/driver or where the owner/driver has..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Insurer when not made a party - A notice has to be issued to the insurer - When notice is issued u/s 149(2) of the act, the insurer as `noticee' (as contrasted from a `party') can not `deny' its liability as an insurer on grounds other than those mentioned in S.149(2)(a) and (b) of the act, but..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Accident - Compensation - Claim petition - Insurer need not be impleaded as a party - A statutory notice is to be issued to the insurer - When insurer is made a party its rights are significantly different - If the insurer is only a noticee, it can only raise such of those grounds as are..........

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