100 Law Points on Motor Vehicle Act 1988 for Higher Judicial Services

Section 166 of the Motor Vehicle Act

Award of compensation also to include future prospects of the deceased

In National Insurance Company Ltd. Vs. Pranay Sethi and Ors. [ AIR 2017 SC 5157- constitution bench]-On perusal of the judgment under appeal, it is evident that the High Court has not provided for future prospects while computing the compensation amount under the head ‘loss of dependency’.[Munusamy & Ors. Vs. The Managing Director, Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (Villupuram) Ltd-SC 09.02.2018]

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