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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..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Insurance Company - Liability - Package policy - Pillion rider - Motorcycle insured in name of owner on date of accident - Admitted fact that policy taken by owner for this motorcycle was a package policy under which pillion rider would be covered - At time of incident deceased was driving..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988-- Quantum of compensation - Determination of - Yearly income of deceased Rs.3,600/- - 2/3rd of same can be taken as dependency of claimant - Age of deceased was 54 years at time of her death - Multiplier of 11 applied - Amount comes to Rs.2,64,000/- - Sum of Rs.9,500/- has to be added in name of..........
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..........
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 - It should only be issued a statutory notice u/s 149(2) of the Act - Insurer can resist the claim on any of the grounds mentioned in S.149 clauses (a) and (b) of sub-section (2) of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173-- Appeal by insurer on behalf of owner - Question left open - Matter referred to larger Bench...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A, 166-- Accident - Compensation - Claim petition - Neither a suit nor an adversarial lis - Principles governing a claim petition - (1) A proceeding for award of compensation in regard to a motor accident can be initiated either on an application for compensation made by the persons aggrieved or suo moto..........
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..........

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