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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..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Appeal against for enhancement - Appellant sustained injuries in motor accident - Held, award of additional sum of Rs.20000/- for four fractures @ Rs.5000/- per fracture and additional sum of Rs.5, 000/- for pain and suffering over and above what was awarded by Tribunal,..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 165-- Accident - Compensation - Jurisdiction of Tribunal - Accident took place in Nepal - Appellants who were claimants before Tribunal were prosecuting cases against respondents, all whom are Indian citizens and who are permanent residents of India - Driver, owner, contractor and insurer are all Indian..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Injury case - Determination of compensation under pecuniary heads of claim like loss of income, transport, hospital, attendant charges, diet and nutrition and medical expenses - Held, tribunal shall elicit at trial all the above heads correctly or as merely as possible and shall not venture on its..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Injury case - Determination of compensation under non pecuniary heads like pain and suffering, loss of amenities of life, loss due to reduction in expectation of life, loss of marriage prospectus and loss of earning capacity - Held, whatever amounts are determined, they are adhoc and seldom..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Disability, permanent or temporary - Determination of compensation - Held, for permanent disability which is capable of ascertainment, the amount could be Rs.1000/- for every percentage of permanent disability and Rs.250/- for every percentage of temporary disability...........
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 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..........

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