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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - At times, it is not possible to award compensation strictly in accordance with law laid down as in a particular case it may not be just - In the instant case injured was 17 years of age at the time of accident who suffered 80% disability - Injured shall not be in a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Head on collision - Both drivers charge sheeted - Death of one driver and thus his name deleted from charge sheet - Tribunal holding it case of contributory negligence - Tribunal relying charge sheet and ignoring eye witnesses - Tribunal erred in concluding it a case of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Future prospects - 30% of future prospects not added to monthly income of deceased - Correct multiplier also not applied - Rate of interest awarded also not proper - Award modified...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 163A-- Child aged 10 years - Death in accident - Child assisting parents in agriculture occupation - Child if alive would have certainly contributed substantially to the family - Young age of parents - Notional income taken as Rs.30,000/- - Multiplier of 15 applied - Rs.50,000/- awarded under..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Child aged 12 years - Disability to the tune of 18% - Child had a hospitalization for about two months - Compensation of Rs.3.75 lacs awarded viz. Pain and suffering etc. Rs.3 lacs, Discomfort, inconvenience and loss of earning Rs.25,000/-, Medical and incidental expenses during hospitalization..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Child - Permanent disability - Compensation - Appropriate compensation on all other heads in addition to the actual expenditure for treatment, attendant, etc. should be : Rs.1 lakh if permanent disability is upto 10% unless there are exceptional circumstances to take different yardstick - Rs.3..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149(2)(a)(ii)-- Accident - Compensation - Fake driving licence - Owner employing driver satisfied that driver had valid driving licence and that driver is competent to drive the vehicle - Accident caused after seven years of employment of driver - Held, Insurance company is liable to pay compensation - When an..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Validity - Complainant supplied some spare parts of motor vehicles to accused firm - Cheque issued by co-accused got dishonoured for want of appropriate funds in account - Notice was given in name of firm which was received by applicant and he was the Manager -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 170(b), 149(2)-- Accident - Compensation - Appeal by Insurance Company - Held, Insurance Company is not entitled to file appeal questioning the quantum of compensation awarded in favour of claimant in absence of permission obtained by it from the Tribunal u/s 170(b) of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2), 170(b)-- Accident - Claim petition - Driver and owner of vehicle not contesting - Contest by Insurance Company on merits - Held, in the absence of permission obtained by Insurance Company from the Tribunal to avail the defence of the insured, it is not permitted to contest the case on merits...........

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