Motor Accident Claims;

SUPRIM Court cautions Courts against Hyper Technical approach The Supreme Court restated its earlier position in Mantoo Sarkar vs. Oriental Insurancez Company Limited (2009) 2 SCC 244 regarding territorial jurisdiction of Motor Accident Claims Tribunal. Apex Court Bench of Justices Anil R. Dave and Adarsh Kumar Goel held that there is no bar to a claim petition being filed at a place where the insurance company, which is the main contesting parties in such cases, has its business.

Written by

Hind Hope Society visions a society based on the rule of law in which every individual, including the poor, marginalized and excluded, in particular women, children, peoples with disabilities, adivasis, and dalits, have access to justice and in which their human rights are respected and protected.