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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Contributory negligence - Compensation - Gas tanker/offending vehicle was parked in middle of the road without any indicator or parking lights - Driver of car could not spot parked Gas tanker due to flash lights of oncoming traffic from front side and struck against the back of tanker,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 68, Madhya Pradesh Motor Vehicle Rules, 1994, Rule 63, 65-- Meeting of State Transport Authority - Quorum - Chairperson and two members heard application in meeting - Subsequently order was pronounced and signed by only chairperson and one member, as third member was transferred - Decision issued with signatures of chairperson and one member is a valid..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 68, Madhya Pradesh Motor Vehicle Rules, 1994, Rule 63, 65-- Meeting of State Transport Authority - Quorum - State Transport Authority is a multi member body which transacts its business after debate, consultation and discussion - When three members were present and quorum was complete, decision taken by majority, i.e opinion of two members shall form valid..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 2(30)-- Owner - Person in whose name motor vehicle stands registered is `owner' for the purpose of the Act - However, where a person is a minor, guardian of minor would be treated as owner...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 2(30)-- Motor vehicle - Owner - Where registered owner has purported to transfer vehicle but continues to be reflected in records of registering authority as owner of vehicle, he would not stand absolved of liability and is liable to pay compensation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Accident - liability of insurer - Merely producing a valid insurance certificate in respect of offending vehicle not enough for owner of offending vehicle to make insurance Company liable to discharge his liability arising from rash and negligent driving by driver of his vehicle - Insurance..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Accident - Liability of insurer - Owner of offending vehicle produced insurance certificate indicating that vehicle was comprehensively insured by Insurance Company for unlimited liability - Insurer shall pay claim amount as awarded by Tribunal to claimants in first instance with liberty to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Collusion between two trucks - Death of driver of one truck - Name of driver of offending vehicle not mentioned in claim petition - Vague plea in written statement raised by owner of offending vehicle that vehicle being driven by a person having valid driving licence - However, owner of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168, 173-- Accidental death - Contributory negligence - Merely because vehicle coming from front side has collided with vehicle insured by insurance company does not mean that it is a case of contributory negligence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 4, 5, 149-- Fatal accident - Liability of insurance company - Expired driving license of offending vehicle at the time of accident - Does not constitutes a fundamental breach of terms and conditions of policy of insurance - Insurance company is liable to satisfy the award and thereafter seek recovery, if so..........

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