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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..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 338, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Rash and negligent driving of scooter with two sitting on the pillion - Scooter struck against motorcyclist causing injury to the driver of the motor cycle - FIR lodged against the driver of the scooter u/ss 279 and 338 of the Code - Claim petition also filed by driver of the motorcycle - About..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)(a)(ii)-- Motor Accident in which three occupants of jeep sustained injuries due to rash and negligent driving of jeep by the driver - Insurance company taking plea that driver of jeep was not holding valid driving license in as much as license was valid for driving car and scooter only - Plea repelled -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 57(2)-- Accident - Compensation - Appeal, seeking for a right of recovery against the transferee from the insured since he had failed to inform the insurer in the manner prescribed - Insurance Company aggrieved by the fact that the right must have been granted in enforcement in the very same proceedings..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal motor accident - Deceased employee of a Nationalized Company, aged 42 years - Delay of 18 days in lodging FIR had to be explained which was explained - Proof enough to affirm the findings of Tribunal that accident took place on account of rash and negligent driving of the insured's truck -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Basis of assessment of all damages for personal injury is compensation - While idea is to put the claimant in the same position as he was in so far as money can - Perfect compensation is hardly possible but one has to keep in mind that the victim has done no wrong, he has..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Appellant at he time of accident was about 25 years - 70% permanent disability - On completion of BE (Mechanical) he would have been posted as Assistant Engineer - Future earnings assessed at Rs.60, 000/- per annum - Discounted by 30% - Multiplier of 18 applied - Loss of..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2010
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), 14(1)(d), Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 3(1)-- Insurance claim - Repudiation - Driving licence not valid - Vehicle in question continued to be registered as a transport vehicle i.e., a Taxi for which a specific authorized license was statutory necessity - Occasionally using it for personal purpose cannot change these facts - Respondent No.2..........

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