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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Appellant 30 years of age on the date of accident - He is an educated person and was doing business in sale of fertilizers - He has lost his leg in accident - Held, this would not only affect his earning capacity but deprive him of several amenities in life - Apart from..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Minor child lost his both legs in accident - High Court awarded compensation of Rs.4.77 lakhs - Compensation enhanced to Rs.8 lakh with interest @ 6% p.a. from the date of judgment and order passed by High Court...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 128, 149, 166-- Accident - Contributory negligence - Mere fact that a motor cycle was carrying two pillion riders cannot ipso facto give rise to an inference of contributory negligence unless it is positively proved that such carrying of two pillion riders actually contributed to accident...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 168-- Accident - Compensation of Rs.6.50 lakhs awarded to claimants i.e. wife and children of deceased - Held, in view of peculiar facts and circumstances of case, compensation awarded by High Court be further enhanced by another sum of Rs.4,00,000/-...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 168, 171, 173-- Accident - Compensation - Physical disability and functional disability - Victim, an Advocate aged about 36 years of age - Whole body disability of 50% - Compensation - Held, it would be certainly very difficult for appellant to practice as an Advocate and compete with others so as to command..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Deceased was 19 years old and was a student of Engineering course - Age of parents of deceased is 45 and 42 respectively - Held, ends of justice will be served by awarding lump sum compensation of Rs.7,00,000/- - Appellants shall be entitled to compensation of Rs.7,00,000/- with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A, 166-- Accident - Compensation - A claimant cannot pursue his remedies simultaneously u/ss 163-A and 166 of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Accident - Compensation - Liability to make compensation u/s 163-A is on the principle of no fault - Question as to who is at fault is immaterial and foreign to an enquiry u/s 163-A of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Pick up van hit the scooter - Death of scooter rider and pillion rider suffered injuries - Defence of respondent that pick up van was not driven rashly and negligently but it was rider of scooter who was negligent - Pillion rider not examined - Not fatal - Tribunal recorded evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Parents dependants on deceased - Held, parents have a right to get the compensation...........

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