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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149, 146-- Insured Vehicle given by owner to Transport Corporation on contract basis to ply the same - Control of the vehicle with Corporation - Driver of vehicle caused fatal motor accident - Held, Insurance co. is liable to pay compensation to claimants of deceased - No liability can be fastened on driver..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Age of deceased 56 years at the time of accident - Multiplier of 8 to be used while calculating the amount of compensation - Held, High Court not justified to increase the multiplier of 8 to 11 as held by Tribunal...........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Claim for injuries sustained in motor accident - Offending vehicle owned by educational institution - FIR recorded about 3 and half months after accident - However, a letter of authorization given by Principal of school, who was owner of bus - Letter purported to give authority to..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Marriage prospects - Doctors evidence not supporting - Compensation on this account not awarded...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 80-- Permanent permit - Application for - Dismissal - Legality of - Looking to the impugned order, it appears that no reasons have been assigned - Only one reason assigned is "dismissed" - Held, it reveals absolute arbitrariness, which leads to inequality - The impugned order is an appealable order..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal motor accident - Determination of compensation - Deceased possessed land which remained with claimants as his legal heirs - Claimants required to engage persons to took after agriculture - Held, normal rule about deprivation of is not strictly applicable to cases where agricultural income..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168(1), 166-- Accident - Permanent disability - Affecting earning capacity - Compensation on account of permanent disability has also to be awarded in addition to award of compensation determined on various aspects including permanent injury/disability...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168(1), 166-- Accident - Permanent disability - Affecting earning capacity - Partial loss of eye sight and amputation of one finger of right hand - Complainant was working as Foreman at the relevant time and suffered loss of income - Complainant is entitled to compensation on account of permanent disability in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149-- Accident - Motorcycle driven by minor having no driving licence hit the scooter of deceased from behind who was thrown on the ground and deceased succumbed to the fatal injuries - Story that minor took the keys of motorcycle without any intimation appears to be highly improbable and far fetched -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - One leg of victim, aged 20 years, amputated - Doing building centering work - Income assessed at Rs.4, 000/- per month - Multiplier of 18 applied - Disability assessed as 50% - Compensation for loss of future earnings comes to Rs.4.32 lacs - For loss of amenities and..........

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