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NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2011
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), 14(1)(d), Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 2(47), 3, 75(2)-- Insurance claim - Repudiation - Driving licence invalid - Driving licence of the driver was for driving an LMV i.e. a private vehicle and there was no endorsement in the licence for driving a transport vehicle (i.e. a commercial vehicle) as defined in Section 2(47) of the MV Act - There was a..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), 14(1)(d), Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 2(47), 3, 75(2)-- Insurance claim - Repudiation - Driving licence invalid - Driving licence of the driver was for driving an LMV i.e. a private vehicle and there was no endorsement in the licence for driving a transport vehicle (i.e. a commercial vehicle) as defined in Section 2(47) of the MV Act - There was a..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147(2), 95(2)-- Fatal motor accident - Liability of insurance company - Commencement of Act of 1988 - Contention that in terms of S.147(2), limited liability as prescribed under the Motor Vehicles Act, 1939 shall continue to be effective only for a period of four months after the commencement of the new Act or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 163A-- Motor accident - Claim petition - A claimant cannot pursue his remedies both u/s 163-A and 166 of the Act simultaneously - Remedy for payment of compensation under both the provisions is final and independent of each other - A claimant must opt/elect to go either for a proceeding u/s 163-A or u/s..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 2(30), 50, 168-- Compensation - Liability of owner - 'J' who was registered owner of the vehicle sold it to 'S' - Neither of them took any step for change of the name of the owner in the certificate of registration of the vehicle - Held that 'J' must be deemed to continue as the owner of the vehicle for the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1939, Section 92A-- Petrol tanker - Met with an accident and petrol leaked - People collected petrol despite warning and resistance of driver and cleaner - 46 people died when petrol caught fire - Held, fire is out of motor vehicle accident - Section 92A is applicable...........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Appeal against dismissal of petition seeking compensation for death in a motor accident - Claimant did no more than filing FIR and charge-sheet against driver of offending vehicle - Tribunal felt it was insufficient to hold that a particular vehicle was involved in..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Negligence - Deceased and injured passengers in a private car and accident occurred when on rainy slippery night, driver of car had not noticed parked truck which was involved in yet another accident previous night and had been remaining stationary having dashed against a tree - It..........
ANDHRA PRADESH STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, HYDERABAD
Year of decision: 2010
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), 14(1)(d), Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 2(19)-- Insurance claim - Repudiation - Driving licence - Learners' licence - Deceased was having learner's licence as on the date of the accident and had already applied for the permanent licence and underwent the required tests and his permanent licence was issued one day after the date of the accident..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 157-- Liability - Fatal motor accident - Owner of vehicle contended that registered owner is Leasing Co. and he was merely a lessee of vehicle - Insurance Co. contended that no liability can be fastened on it as policy did not cover lessee - Held, owner also includes a person who is in actual possession..........

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