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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Deceased earning Rs.10, 000/- p.m. from running a general store but was shortly to get government employment - Calculation of compensation - In a case where the age of the claimant is higher than the age of the deceased, the age of claimant and not the age of the deceased..........
PUNJAB STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, CHANDIGARH
Year of decision: 2010
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 157-- Indian Motor Tariff, GR 17 - Insurance claim - Repudiation - Respondent No. 1 - complainant neither got transferred the truck in his name from the competent authority nor any intimation was given to the Insurance Company for transfer of the policy in his name - Complaint was not filed on behalf..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 170-- Fatal motor accident - Deceased working in PWD and drawing monthly salary of Rs.4186/- at the time of his death - Claimant, minor son of deceased awarded compensation to the tune of Rs.9, 98, 380/- - Pecuniary damages assessed at Rs.8, 98, 380/- and non-pecuniary damages assessed at Rs.1, 00,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Accident - Compensation - If claim for compensation is made u/s 163-A of the Act by an injured alleging disability, and if the quantum of loss of future earning claimed, falls under the second schedule to the Act, the Tribunal may have to apply the principles laid down in Note (5) of the Second..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166, 173-- Accident - In personal injury cases compensation is awarded under the heads viz. - Pecuniary damages (Special Damages) - (i) Expenses relating to treatment, hospitalization, medicines, transportation, nourishing food, and miscellaneous expenditure; (ii) Loss of earnings (and other gains) which the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166, 173-- Accident - Permanent disability - Where the claimant suffers a permanent disability as a result of injuries, the assessment of compensation under the head of loss of future earnings, would depend upon the effect and impact of such permanent disability on his earning capacity...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166, 173-- Accident - Compensation - Effect of permanent disability on actual earning capacity - Tribunal has to ascertain what activities claimant could carry on inspite of permanent disability and what he could not do - Next step is to ascertain his avocation, profession and nature of work before the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166, 173-- Accident - Compensation - Effect of permanent disability on actual earning capacity - (i) All injuries (or permanent disabilities arising from injuries), do not result in loss of earning capacity; (ii) The percentage of permanent disability with reference to the whole body of a person, cannot be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles act, 1988, Section 147, 166, 173-- Accident - Compensation - Medical evidence - Tribunal is not a silent spectator - In case a doctor uses medical terms Tribunal should instruct him to state in addition, in simple non medical terms, the nature and the effect of the injury - If a doctor gives evidence about the percentage of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166, 173-- Accident - Compensation - Disability certificate - When given by duly constituted Medical Boards, they may be accepted subject to evidence regarding the genuineness of such certificates - Tribunal should invariably examine the doctor as a witness who treated the injured or who assessed permanent..........

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