An application for compensation arising out of an accident under Section 166 of Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 may be made:-
? By the person who has sustained the injury, or
? By the owner of the property, or
? Where the death has resulted from the accident, by the legal representative/s of the deceased, or
? By any agent duly authorized by the person injured.
When Legal Representatives of the Deceased are not joined in the application
? The application shall be made on behalf of or for the benefit of all the legal representatives of the deceased;
? The legal representatives, who have not so joined, shall be impleaded as respondents to the application.