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Driver Independent Contractor Agreement

An independent purchase contract for truck drivers is a document that legally binds a contractor and his client to an employment agreement. Typically, truck drivers are hired to transport goods from one establishment to another or from a seller to a buyer. A clear description of the tasks to be performed by the contractor must be included in the employment agreement. In addition, the amount and method of payment as well as all costs borne by the customer must also be described. The contract may be designed in such a way that the contractor can hire additional lorry drivers or require them to carry out the driving tasks of the heavy goods vehicles themselves. As part of the agreement, all vehicles and equipment must be made available by the contractor. Some agreements may also require the contractor to have auto and liability insurance before taking on the contract. I acknowledge that this job application and the agreement work in conjunction with the service agreement. All references to the standards, expectations and responsibilities of the Service Contract apply to this Application Agreement.

5.1 Independent Contractor: Our relationship with you under this agreement is that of the principal and independent contractor. This Agreement does not make either party a joint venture, partner, staff or representative of the others. No act or omission of either party shall be binding on the other party except as expressly provided in this Agreement. This is the entire agreement between the parties with respect to their subject matter and supersedes all prior written or oral negotiations, promises and agreements. Another important consideration in establishing your owner agreement is the protection of the independent contractor relationship…