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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 169, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 18, Rule 4-- Accident - Claim petition - Examination-in-chief on affidavit is permissible at discretion of Tribunal, subject to any objection being raised by defendants, which will require decision thereon by Tribunal - Moreover, cross-examination and re-examination is not permissible on affidavit and have to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Accident - Compensation - Two principles for determining compensation are : (i) measure of compensation must be just and adequate; and (ii) no double benefit should be passed on to claimants in the matter of compensation - Provision of S.168 of the Act makes the first principle explicit...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, Haryana Compassionate Assistance to the dependents of Deceased Government Employees Rules, 2006, Rule 5-- Accident - Death of Government employee in accident - Compensation - Deduction of amount received by claimants under Rules 2006 - Insurance company is entitled to deduct amount received by claimants u/r 5(1) of 2006 Rules, towards financial assistance equivalent to loss of pay and wages of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Multiplier - Age of deceased at the time of accident was 31 years and 4 months - Multiplier of 17 is appropriate...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Future prospect - Salary of deceased, on permanent job, at the time of accident was Rs.10,020/- p.m and he was below 40 years of age at the time of accident - Addition of 50% to actual salary of deceased towards future prospects would be justified...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Personal and living expenses - Deductions - There are five dependents of deceased - 1/4th of monthly income is to be deducted towards living and personal expenses...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Taking into account funeral expenses, loss of consortium, loss of guidance to minor children, loss of love and affection to aged parents, loss of estate and litigation costs, appellants held, entitled to total compensation of Rs.27,51,120 with 9% interest p.a...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 166-- Compensation - Motorcycle - Pillion rider - Pillion riders are covered under act policy and insurance company is liable to indemnify insurer - Contention of appellant that insurance company is liable to be exonerated of its liability to indemnify insured is misconceived and liable to be reject...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Compensation - Tribunal can adopt its own procedure for deciding claim and strict principles of law of evidence are not applicable to proceeding that are summary in nature - Tribunal has an obligation to assess just, fair and equitable compensation in given facts and circumstances that can never..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A, 140-- Enhancement of compensation - Once claimant has been awarded compensation u/S.140 of Act, he/she is precluded from invoking provisions of S.163A of Act...........

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