October 2017

Accident—Income of a house wife has to be assessed atleast at par with the minimum class IV basic pay. Accident—Future Prospects—House wife—She constitute a separate category–It would be appropriate if an increase of 15% is granted in this case on account of future prospects. Accident—Sitting capacity of vehicle—More persons were travelling in the offending vehicle than the sitting capacity—Insurance company cannot be absolved of its liability to pay.

By | October 31st, 2017|Income|

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Just Compensation-Deceased used to do work of sale of milk and vegetable seller-Income assessed as Rs. 5.000/- p.m– In facts circumstances of case after applying multiplier of 17; One-third personal deduction; adding for future prospects; loss of consortium total compensation of Rs 20 lakhs awarded.

By | October 29th, 2017|Income|

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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, S.166-Accident-Claimant-Minor brother of deceased cannot be held to be dependent on deceased—Widow of deceased who had remarried is also not entitled to compensation.

By | October 23rd, 2017|Income, Multiplier|

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Accident—Personal Expenses—There is no provision for making any deduction for personal expenses from notional income as per the second schedule.

By | October 22nd, 2017|Income|

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August 2017

Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, S.166–Accident- income-The minimum wages in Haryana in October 2013 were Rs. 5341.51. for the skilled labourer it was Rs. 5731/-and for the highly skilled labourer it was Rs. 5999.51— Deceased was driver

By | August 4th, 2017|Income|

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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, S.166–Accident– Income–Deceased was 27 years old and working as driver of truck—In absence of any documentary evidence income assessed @ Rs.8000/- p.m cannot be held to be on the lower side

By | August 2nd, 2017|Income|

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