If the gas cylinder explodes, then the company gives returns of up to Rs 50 lakh, find out the process of its process
In the case of a woman’s death in connection with a gas cylinder leak and burst, the Consumer Court has ordered a compensation of Rs 10 lakh 46 thousand rupees to the company. In addition, the order has been ordered to pay a compensation of Rupees 1 lakh 75 thousand to another woman badly injured. LPG, which is used as a cooking gas, is used by most people of the country. It is important to know that if this gasoline gas cylinder breaks or a gas leak occurs due to an accident, then what is your right as a customer?
If the gas cylinder leakage or blasts, it is the responsibility of the dealer and the company. The National Consumer Court has ordered that incident occurred 16 years ago, which still applies. The National Consumer Forum said in its decision that under the Marketing Disinfection Guidelines 2014 for LPG Distribution, it is decided that if the dealer supplies a defective cylinder it is his responsibility. Guideline states that the dealer should check before delivery whether the gas cylinder is okay or not.
According to mylp.g.in (http://mylpg.in), if any LPG connection is consumed, then if a household accident occurs in the house, then the person becomes entitled to 50 lakh rupees. An accident can get compensation of up to 50 lakh rupees. A person suffering from the tragedy can get a loss of up to Rs.10 lakh per annum (repayment of damages)
To get the insurance cover of LPG cylinder, the customer has to immediately report the disaster to the nearest police station or to his LPG distributor. Companies such as Indian Oil, HPC and BPC have to take insurance policy for the persons and property for the tragedy including third party insurance cover. This is not covered by a personal customer name but every customer is covered in this policy. There is no premium to pay for this.
Keep a copy of the police complaint, report of the injuries to the injured and the medical bill and death if postmortem report, death certification. If the mishap occurs, the distributor is claimed to be compensated by it. The claim money is deposited with the insurance company and the distributor approaches the zodiac customer from here.
If the gas cylinder explodes, then the company gives returns of up to Rs 50 lakh, find out the process