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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168, 173-- Accident - Injury - Compensation - Enhancement - In the instant case, claimant hospitalization ensures that attendant was required during period of hospitization and recovery - Even, he was going from one hospital to another and he has changed minimum three hospitals during injury period -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168, 173-- Accident - Death - Compensation - Enhancement - In the instant case, deceased was 22 years of age at time of accident - Hence, multiplier 18 will be applicable - Loss of dependency comes to Rs.5,40,000/- - Further, for loss of love and affection, loss of estate and funeral expenses is enhanced to..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 167, Workmen-- Accident - Withdrawl of proceedings before Tribunal under W.C. Act before its conclusion, termination of proceedings by summary dismissal of Claim without quantifying compensation payable too will not destroy right to move MACT...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - 85% permanent disability of left leg - Amputation of left leg below knee - Claim for change of artificial limb at least once in two years - An amount of Rs.2 lakhs awarded in this respect...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 149-- Accident - Liability of insurer to third party - Merely because deceased was an employee sitting in the car, it cannot be said that he was not a third party - Claimants of deceased fully covered by clause in insurance policy - Contention of company that claim is excepted by virtue of provisions of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Deceased 52 years of age at the time of accident - Claimants entitled to compensation by fixing the multiplier as 11 - Widow of deceased shall be entitled for loss of consortium to the tune of Rs.1 lakh and children together are entitled to compensation of Rs.1 lakh..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A, 166-- Accident - Compensation - Claim petition could not treated to have been filed u/S.166 of Act as claimant failed to furnish details of vehicle involved - Claimant had held back DDR and presumption is that it would not have supported plea raised by him - Appeal dismissed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Insurance company willing to give Rs.9 lakhs in full and final settlement of claim of appellants which is acceptable to appellants - Insurance company directed to pay an amount of Rs.9 lakhs in full and final settlement of claim of appellants - Appeal disposed of...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166(3)-- Accident - Compensation - Limitation - Claim filed after a period of more than 28 years - Claim petition has to be filed within a reasonable time - Reasonability depends on facts and circumstances of each case - The only expalanton given for the delay was that petitioners are poor person and they..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Mere fact that criminal case has been registered against respondent for accident is no ground to establish rash and negligent driving on part of respondent - Copy of FIR and report u/S.173 of Cr.P.C. are not substantive evidence - Tribunal has to base its finds on basis of evidence..........

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