[Motor Accidents] Multiplier method for compensation applicable to serious injuries also and not just deaths: Kerala High Court

Justice C Jayachandran emphasized that the purpose of adopting the multiplier method is to achieve uniformity and consistency while assessing compensation in motor vehicle accidents, whatever be the nature of injury.
Kerala High Court
Kerala High Court

The Kerala High Court recently held that the multiplier method must be applied while calculating compensation in motor accident claim cases resulting in serious injuries as well and not just in cases of motor accident deaths. [The Oriental Insurance Company Ltd v Abdul Khader].

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