The Victims of Road Traffic in the Territory of Kosovo and the Way of Their Compensation-Indemnity
Taking into account the fact that in the world the road traffic accidents happen very often and go up to very large numbers, which often are also very disturbing, then there is an indispensable need to study this problem, because without identifying the problem and its causes then it can neither be fought nor prevented.
The significance of this paper lays on the presentation of some data regarding the number of accidents and their victims, the ways of compensation for the damage and the presentation of some measures in order to protect the victims of accidents from secondary victimization.
This paper fills a scientific gap for victims of accidents and their way of compensation, which until now for the case of Kosovo has been not addressed significantly in terms of theory and practice also. For the presentation and the development of this issue have been used statistical method, comparative method and among others also the case study methods.
In other words, the main purpose of this paper is to present data that expose the difficulties for the realization of the right of victims after suffering accidents and also to propose some norms that would protect the victims from secondary victimization, as victims after suffering a traffic accident may be hurt again until the realization of their demand for compensation according to the law.
Batalli, F., (1975), “Mjekesia Ligjore”, Universiteti i Prishtinës, Prishtina.
Halili, R., (2007), “Viktimologjia”, Prishtina.
Halili, R., (2008), “Kriminologjia” fifth edition, Prishtina.
Kosovo Police Service, (2009), “Report for the period 2004-2008”, Prishtina.
Kosovo Police Service, (2008), “Report for 2008”. Prishtina.
Limani, F., (2004), “Veprat Penale në Fushen e Qarkullimit Rrugor, në Republikën e Shqipërisë”, Prishtina.
Kuliqi, H., (2003), “Viktima e Delikteve të Gjakutnë Kosovë”, Shtepia Botuese “Shkrola”, Prishtina.
The Assembly of Republic of Kosovo, (2012), “Law on Obligatory Relationship”, Law No. 04/L-077 On Obligational Relationships. Official Gazette of the Republic of Kosova / No. 16 /, Prishtina.
World Health Organization, (2009), “Report of 2009”.
Copyright (c) 2016 MSc. Halim Kuliqi
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:
- Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
- Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
- Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (SeeThe Effect of Open Access).