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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 8, 147, 3(2), 4(3), 6, 7(2), 9, 10(2), 14, 15-- Learner's licence - Offending vehicle driven by a person holding a learner's licence - Insurer cannot avoid statutory liability under S.147 of the Act...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168, 173-- Accident - Compensation - Future prospectus - No amount awarded with regard to future prospectus - Amount deducted on account of personal expenses added in the monthly income on account of future prospectus - Multiplier of 13 rightly applied - Award modified accordingly...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Deceased earning Rs.3577/- having wife and three minor children - Unit system applied - Two units each awarded to adults and one each to minor - Dependency works out to Rs.2455/- being 5/7th of Rs.3577/- - Multiplier of 16 applied...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 165-- Tractor used for propelling thrasher - Deceased wrapped with belt and struck against thrasher due to rash and negligent starting of tractor - Merely because tractor was not plied on road does not mean that accident had not occurred arising out of `use' of motor vehicle...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Compensation - Permanent disability 17% - Skilled labourer - Entitled to receive Rs.2772/- per month even though injured himself stated that he was earning Rs.4, 000/- per month - Taking into consideration expenses incurred and also other factors, multiplier of 16 applied and Rs.1, 82, 740/-..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 157, 149-- Transfer of vehicle - Insurance policy expiring much after transfer - New policy taken in the name of transferor and not in the name of transferee - Vehicle involved in accident - Transferee is liable to pay the compensation amount and not the Insurance Company as vehicle in question was not..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 95(2)(c)-- Private vehicle - Passengers allowed to travel for hire - Insurance policy specifically excluding travelling for hire or reward - Comprehensive insurance policy taken - Liability of Insurance company in case of accident - Held, the parties are governed by the terms of the agreement except in cases..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Injuries suffered in accident - Treatment of victim continued due to infection - Future expenses for treatment can be awarded...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 171-- Compensation - Enhancement - Single Judge assigned no reason for not awarding interest on the enhanced amount of compensation - Held, claimants are entitled to interest @ 9% per annum on enhanced amount of compensation from the date of claim petition...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 168-- Accident occurred when learners licence had expired - Insurance company cannot escape its liability - If rider of vehicle did not obtain renewal, it cannot be said that rider did not know how to drive the vehicle - This does not tantamount to breach of condition of the policy...........

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