TERMS OF SERVICE
Contractor (Primes and Subs) hereby contracts as (an) independent contractor(s) and not as (an) employee(s). Individual guards shall be deemed the employees of Contractor for all purposes, and not the agents or employees of (CC). Payment shall be made to Contractor or to Agent (as set forth herein), and Contractor shall be responsible for compensating individual guards, unless this Agreement specifically provides otherwise. Contractor shall be solely responsible for individual guards, and for complying with applicable state and federal law and Internal Revenue Service regulations pertaining to the withholding of taxes.
2. The Contractor or his/her employees shall not use or be under the influence of intoxicating beverage, narcotics or illegal substances at any time at the performance location. If the Contractor cannot render said performance within the reasonable expectation of American Integrated Security Group Inc. (CC), contractor shall consider this a breach of agreement on the part of the Contractor. The Contractor, representative or staff will not be supplied with alcoholic beverages.
3. In consideration of each party's agreement to submit to arbitration all disputes with regard to this Agreement between the parties, each party agrees that these arbitration provisions shall provide the exclusive remedy, and each party expressly waives any right it may otherwise have to seek redress in any other forum. The parties further agree that the arbitrator acting here under shall not be empowered to add to, subtract from or in any other manner modify, alter or amend the terms of this Agreement between the parties.
4. If any portion of this Agreement shall be held to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason, the remaining provisions shall continue to be valid and enforceable. If a court or arbitrator finds that any provision of this Agreement is invalid or unenforceable, but that by limiting such provision it would become valid and enforceable, then such a provision shall be deemed to be written, construed, and enforced as so limited.
5. Additional terms and conditions: All cancellations are required to be submitted within 24 hours from scheduled service. There will be a 4-hour minimum charge for all last-minute cancellations and client No Shows. For any escorting or driving service changes please submit notice within 48 hrs. form scheduled date to make the proper adjustments and avoid any overtime and double time charges.
**New Rates per Living Wage Ordinance valid from 07/24/2019 - 06/30/2020**
Allied complies to the CA Overtime Laws, please see breakdown below; Overtime pay of time-and-a-half is required for hours worked over 8 hours in a work shift / day. Double pay is required for any hours worked over 12 hours in a shift / day or more than eight hours on any seventh day of a workweek.
Changes / Cancellations: All cancellations are required to be submitted within 24 hours from scheduled services. Please note that there will be a 4-hour minimum charge for all last-minute cancellations. There is also a standard 4 hour minimum charge per request. For any escorting or driving service changes please submit notice preferably within 48 hrs. form scheduled date in order to make the proper adjustments and avoid any overtime and double time charges.