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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Interest allowed at 6% - Insurance Company contesting claim for 14/15 years without justifiable reasons - Interest granted at the rate of 9% per annum...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 147(1)(b), Workmen's Compensation Act, 1923, Section 2, 3-- Accident - Compensation - Employee injured during course of employment due to negligence of driver of vehicle which caused accident - Held, compensation, in such cases, should not be restricted under Workmen's Compensation Act but should be more or unlimited - Hence, Compensation can also be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 147(1)(b), Workmen's Compensation Act, 1923, Section 2, 3-- Accident - Compensation awarded - Employee injured during course of employment due to negligence of driver of vehicle - Extent of liability of Insurance Company - Held, in absence of payment of cover premium, liability of insurance company will be restricted only to the one which is payable under..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Motor Vehicle accident - Compensation - Film actress aged 24 years suffered 30% disability and her face disfigured - In the circumstances her permanent disability should be treated as 100% functional disablement - Multiplier of 17 applied...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Motor Vehicle accident - Compensation - Film actress aged 24 years suffered 30% disability and her face disfigured - Medical expenses - Claim supported by bills and vouchers - Tribunal awarded Rs.17.15 lakhs but High Court reduced it to Rs.7.77 lakhs without justification - Held, High Court not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Motor Vehicle accident - Compensation for personal injuries - Injured has to be compensated (1) for pain and suffering; (2) for loss of amenities; (3) shortened expectation of life, if any; (4) loss of earnings or loss of earning capacity or in some cases for both; and (5) medical treatment and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Motor Vehicle accident - Compensation - Just and reasonable compensation - Compensation has to be awarded for : (1) damages for mental and physical shock, pain and suffering already undergone by the appellant or she is likely to undergo in future, (2) damages for loss of amenities of life on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Deceased was in public employment which was to be stable employment for a period of another seven years - There could have been revision of wages and promotional benefits - 30% should be added as future prospects of income - That much amount to be taken as monthly income..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2), 170(b)-- Accident - Compensation - Appeal by Insurance Company against grant of compensation by Tribunal - Insurance Company has no right to challenge the quantum of compensation as it has got limited defence as provided u/s 149(2) of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149-- Insurance policy taken on 7.4.2000 and a cheque issued which was dishonoured on 17.4.2000 - Vehicle met with an accident on 19.4.2000 - Intimation to policy holder given by insurance company on 26.4.2000 - Insurance company is liable to satisfy the award if the intimating regarding the dishonour..........

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