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THE SIXTH SCHEDULE

[See Sections 3(5) and 5(4)]

PROVISIONS AS TO LIABILITY OF CARRIERS IN THE EVENT OF THE DEATH OF A PASSENGER

1.       The liability shall be enforceable for the benefit of such of the members of the passenger's family as sustained damage by reason of his death.

In this rule the expression "member of a family" means wife or husband, parent, step-parent, grandparent, brother, sister, half-brother, half-sister, child, stepchild, grandchild:

Provided that, in deducing any Such relationship as aforesaid any illegitimate person and any adopted person shall be treated as being, or as having been, the legitimate child of his mother and reputed father or, as the case may be.

2.       An action to enforce the liability may be brought by the personal representative of the passenger or by any person for whose benefit the liability is under the last preceding rule enforceable, but only one action shall be brought in Pakistan in respect of the death of any one passenger, and every such action by whosoever brought shall be for the benefit of all such persons so entitled as aforesaid as either are domiciled in Pakistan, or, not being domiciled there, express a desire to take the benefit of the action.

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