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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 168-- Women having 30 weeks old pregnancy suffered blow on her stomach in motor accident, resulting in death of unborn child - Tribunal awarded consolidated sum of Rs.50, 000/- towards loss of child and Rs.10, 000/- towards pain and suffering - In appeal, High Court enhanced compensation by awarding..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Deceased 28 years of age at the time of accident - Compensation payable is required to be determined by applying the multiplier of 17...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149, 146-- Insured Vehicle given by owner to Transport Corporation on contract basis to ply the same - Control of the vehicle with Corporation - Driver of vehicle caused fatal motor accident - Held, Insurance co. is liable to pay compensation to claimants of deceased - No liability can be fastened on driver..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Age of deceased 56 years at the time of accident - Multiplier of 8 to be used while calculating the amount of compensation - Held, High Court not justified to increase the multiplier of 8 to 11 as held by Tribunal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168(1), 166-- Accident - Permanent disability - Affecting earning capacity - Compensation on account of permanent disability has also to be awarded in addition to award of compensation determined on various aspects including permanent injury/disability...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168(1), 166-- Accident - Permanent disability - Affecting earning capacity - Partial loss of eye sight and amputation of one finger of right hand - Complainant was working as Foreman at the relevant time and suffered loss of income - Complainant is entitled to compensation on account of permanent disability in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149-- Accident - Motorcycle driven by minor having no driving licence hit the scooter of deceased from behind who was thrown on the ground and deceased succumbed to the fatal injuries - Story that minor took the keys of motorcycle without any intimation appears to be highly improbable and far fetched -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - One leg of victim, aged 20 years, amputated - Doing building centering work - Income assessed at Rs.4, 000/- per month - Multiplier of 18 applied - Disability assessed as 50% - Compensation for loss of future earnings comes to Rs.4.32 lacs - For loss of amenities and..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 116, 170, 173, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 227-- Fatal motor accident - Tribunal awarded compensation to claimants of deceased - Insurance company filed revision against order of Tribunal under Art.227 of Constitution of India - Claimants contended that revision petition not maintainable as petitioner-Insurance Co. could file appeal u/s 173 of..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal Motor accident - Tribunal awarded compensation taking income of deceased as Rs.8000/- per month - However, last income tax return of deceased showed net income of deceased as Rs.67000/- - Held, Tribunal committed illegality and material irregularity in taking income of deceased as Rs.8000/-..........

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