If I want to trade my labor for services, how can I do this without the other person being liable if I get hurt?

Asked on September 26, 2015 under Employment Labor Law, California

Answers:

SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

You can write up a contract or agreement between the two of you, which agreement will include a waiver of liability an agreement by you to not sue or seek compensation for any on-the-job injuries. You can also protect both of you by having adequate insurance especially medical/health insurance and liability insurance in case you accidentally hurt anyone else or damage/destroy property for yourself.


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