On and from 1st April, 2017 vehicles that are not BS-IV compliant shall not be sold in India

Supreme Court  in the case of M.C. Mehta v. Union of India & Ors. [I.A. Nos. 487/2017, 491/2017, 494/207, 489/2017, 495/2017 in Writ Petition (Civil) No.13029 of 1985], issue pertaining to the sale and registration and therefore the commercial interests of manufacturers and dealers of such vehicles that do not meet the Bharat Stage-IV (‘BS-IV’) emission… Read More On and from 1st April, 2017 vehicles that are not BS-IV compliant shall not be sold in India

Motor Accident Claims Tribunal and Compensation in Motor Accident

Scheme of the MV Act: Chapter 10 provides for an interim award. Chapter 11 provides for insurance of motor vehicle against third party risk and Chapter 12 provides for the constitution of Claims Tribunal and adjudication. Claim Petition to Tribunal u/s 166 of MV Act as per section 163A The Proceeding: Defence by Insurence u/s Section… Read More Motor Accident Claims Tribunal and Compensation in Motor Accident

Pappu and Ors. Vs. Vinod Kumar Lamba and ANR [SC 2018 January]

KEYWORDS :- Insurance-Fault Liability-Motor Accident Claim-Authorised person- DATE : January 19, 2018 ACTS:- Motor Vehicles Act, 1988-Sections 165 and 168 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Pappu and Ors. Vs. Vinod Kumar Lamba and ANR. [Civil Appeal No. 20962 of 2017 arising out of SLP(C) No.29032 of 2015] A.M. Khanwilkar, J. 1. This appeal questions the legality and tenability of… Read More Pappu and Ors. Vs. Vinod Kumar Lamba and ANR [SC 2018 January]

Dr. S. Rajaseekaran (II) Vs. Union of India & Ors.[SC 2017 NOVEMBER]

KEYWORDS:-PIL-ROAD ACCIDENT- November 30, 2017 Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Dr. S. Rajaseekaran (II) Vs. Union of India & Ors. [Writ Petition (Civil) No. 295 of 2012] Madan B. Lokur, J. 1. In this petition under Article 32 of the Constitution Dr. S. Rajaseekaran, an orthopaedic surgeon, a public spirited citizen and… Read More Dr. S. Rajaseekaran (II) Vs. Union of India & Ors.[SC 2017 NOVEMBER]

Ankur Kapoor Vs. Oriental Insurance Company Ltd.[SC 2017]

Date: November 06, 2017 • Keywords:-Motor Accident claim-The Motor Accident Claims Tribunal-composite negligence -liability to pay . The appellant sustained a grievous injury to his right arm which resulted in permanent disability to the extent of 50% to his right arm. The Tribunal as well as the High Court have not quantified the compensation under separate heads,… Read More Ankur Kapoor Vs. Oriental Insurance Company Ltd.[SC 2017]

The Central Motor Vehicles (Accreditation of Bus Body Builders) Order, 2007

The Motor Vehicles Act 1988 The Central Motor Vehicles (Accreditation of Bus Body Builders) Order, 2007 The Central Motor Vehicles (Accreditation of Bus Body Builders) Order, 2007d expedient in the public interest to notify certain norms and process in respect of the accreditation of bus body builders, it therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred… Read More The Central Motor Vehicles (Accreditation of Bus Body Builders) Order, 2007