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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147(1), 165(1)-- Motor insurance - Contractual liability - Goods sent through goods vehicle - Damage to goods during transit - There was contractual liability to transport goods in safe condition under the Carriers Act - Damage to goods does not result in tortuous liability under Motor Vehicle Act - Owner of goods..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147(1), 165(1)-- Any property of third party - Meaning - It means property which is outside the goods vehicle and not being carried in goods vehicle...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 163A-- Motor Accident - Young unmarried son of claimants aged about 21 years died when the scooter he was driving hit a tree - Insurance policy of the scooter was against third party risk only - Held, deceased was not a third party - Claimants/parents not entitled to any compensation u/s 163-A of the Act..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A, 166-- Accident - Compensation - Death of son of owner who was driving - Not a third party - Neither S.163-A nor S.166 is applicable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166-- Accident - Compensation - Death of gratuitous passenger travelling in a private car - Car driven negligently - Policy was 'Private car package policy' - Held, gratuitous passenger falls within meaning of third party - Insurance company is liable to pay compensation...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 167-- Fatal motor accident caused by rash and negligent driving of tractor driver - Tractor sold by registered owner - Registration not changed in favour of vendee - Held, registered owner liable to pay compensation to third party and not the vendee - Registered owner has civil remedy to recover the..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2008
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 157-- Insurance claim - Own damage claim - Section 157 applies to third party risk and not own damage claim - By the time the car met with accident the petitioner had not even applied for transfer of policy in his favour - He had no locus standi to file the complaint - Repudiation of claim by the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Third party - Pillion rider on a scooter - Liability of Insurance Co. - Pillion rider on a two wheeler scooter not to be treated as a third party when accident has taken place due to rash and negligent driving of the scooter and not on the part of driver of another vehicle - Also liability of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Insurer's liability - Third party - Pillion rider - Held that pillion rider on a two wheeler would not be a third party within the meaning of Section 147 of the Act when the accident has taken place owing to rash and negligent riding of the scooter on the part of the driver of another vehicle -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 149-- Insurance - Premium - Cheque of third party - Insurer can insist that a cheque should be issued only by the insured and not by a third party - Before a contract of insurance comes into being, the premium should be received by the insurer in advance...........

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