Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, S.166–Accident–Disability @ 100%-Functional Disability– -Both the legs were amputated above knee—With the help of artificial limbs claimant is able to walk and attend to his daily routines, business and other aliments– Functional disability rightly assessed @ 80%.
Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, S.166–Accident–Disability @ 100%-Loss of future income—Claimant was a young man aged 34 years— His both the legs were
amputated above knee– Tribunal has erred by allowing compensation @ Rs.2000/ – per percent–After adding 50% of future prospects, applying multiplier of 16 and other incidental expenses total compensation of Rs.19.98 lacs awarded.
Vijay Kumar v. Mohan Lal & Ors.
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