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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2) -- Accident - Compensation - Goods Vehicle - Liability of insurance company - Business carried on was of transportation of sand - Death of 6 labourers travelling in truck for unloading sand when truck turned turtle - Seven persons were insured and premium was paid in respect of them - As six victims were permanent labourers for..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166 -- Accident - Liability for compensation - Negligence - Claimants fully established case from the evidence led by them - It is proved that the accident took place as a result of rash and negligent driving of scooter by Appellant - Appeal dismissed...........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166 -- Accident - Compensation - Joint Liability - Unless property is purchased under hire purchase and the vendee is in possession, he would be deemed to be the owner, in all other cases, only registered owner would be taken as owner for the purpose of Act - Thus, owner of vehicle could not be exonerated till the vehicle is got..........

JHARKHAND HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173, 168 -- Motor Vehicle accident - Death of woman, a daily wage earner - Accident took place in the year 2005 - Tribunal awarded compensation by taking Rs.60/- as daily earning of the deceased - Minimum wage at that time was much more than Rs.60/- per day and a lady working as Reja does not spend 1/3rd of her earning towards her personal..........

KERALA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 206(2) -- Seizure of driving licence - Police can seize driving licence when there is apprehension of absconding or that that person will avoid service of summons - Seized driving licence has to be produced before Magistrate - Magistrate is bound to return the licence to said person, on production of the acknowledgment given to him by the..........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 168, 169 -- Motor accident - Four young unmarried boys died in road accident - Tribunal while assessing compensation made no observation regarding income of deceased and a suitable multiplier - Tribunal also did not take into account the age of the parents of the deceased - Held, it was a non speaking order - Case remitted back...........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 196 -- Offending vehicle not insured at the time of accident - Police failed to prosecute the owner and driver of the uninsured offending vehicle u/s 196 of the Act - Notice issued to the investigating officer to explain why the owner and the driver not prosecuted u/s 196 of the Act...........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)(a)(ii), 173 -- Motor Accident - Driver driving heavy transport vehicle caused accident - Initially driver had license to drive motor cycle, car, jeep only - However, after getting adequate training his license updated in 2003 authorizing him to drive heavy motor vehicles - Accident took place in 2005 - Held, Insurance Company is..........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 173 -- Death of an employee, aged 32 years, in an accident - Gross salary of deceased has to be taken into consideration to assess the dependency of deceased - 1/3 deducted from gross salary towards personal expenses - Considering age of employee multiplier of 16 applied - Rs.15, 200/- added as expenses incurred by the claimants on..........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 173 -- Accident - Claim petition - Death of child aged 8 years - No multiplier for death of child below 15 years and second schedule of the act also does not prescribe any multiplier to the child upto the age of 15 years - A uniform amount of Rs.50, 000/- is held payable by way of compensation - Conventional figure of Rs.25, 000/- is..........

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