Terms & Conditions for Tattoo Artists
The Black Hat Tattoo wishes to supply the services of the Tattoo Artist and the Tattoo Artist has agreed to carry the aforesaid responsibilities to the Black Hat Tattoo upon the terms and subject to the conditions set out in this agreement.
The Black Hat Tattoo is retained on a non-exclusive “as required” basis to provide the Services to the Tattoo Artist. The Black Hat Tattoo is under no obligation to offer the Services to the Tattoo Artist and the Tattoo Artist is under no obligation to accept any Services offered by the Black Hat Tattoo.
The Services shall be provided for such hours and at such places as are necessary for the proper performance of the Services.
Tattoo Artist Responsibilities
When performing a work activity on our premises, the Tattoo Artist must comply with our policy for safety, health and welfare.
The Tattoo Artist must:
- Ensure that work activities do not affect the well-being of our employees, visitors or customers. Ensure they identify potential hazards arising from their work activities and implement appropriate control measures and safe systems of work while carrying out work.
No Employment and Taxation
Nothing contained in this Agreement shall be construed or have effect as constituting any relationship of employer and employee or employer and worker between the The Black Hat Tattoo and the Tattoo Artist or between the The Black Hat Tattoo and any Substitute. The Tattoo Artist accepts and agrees that he/she shall not be entitled to any wage, salary, pension, bonus, annual leave, sick pay or other benefits from the The Black Hat Tattoo.
The Tattoo Artist shall be responsible for the payment of any Pay Related Social Insurance, Universal Social Charge, income tax, and any other form of taxation or social security cost (“Taxation”) in respect of payments made to him/her under this Agreement and shall be responsible for the remuneration payable to and any benefits provided for any Substitute including without limitation the payment of Taxation to and any benefits provided to any Substitute under his/their contract of employment or otherwise.
The Tattoo Artist shall indemnify and keep indemnified the Black Hat Tattoo against any liability, loss, damage, cost, claim or expense the Black Hat Tattoo suffers or incurs as a result of any claims against the Black Hat Tattoo for such sums and other claims arising out of or in connection with the Tattoo Artist or any Substitute claiming or being found to be an employee or a worker of the Black Hat Tattoo.
All information relating to the nature of the Services, the affairs of the Black Hat Tattoo or any of its customers or Tattoo Artists shall be strictly confidential as between the Black Hat Tattoo and the Tattoo Artist and the Tattoo Artist shall not during the term of this Agreement or at any time thereafter publish or otherwise disclose information except in the performance of his/her duties under this Agreement (save for audit or tax purposes).
The Tattoo Artist shall supply his/her own equipment.
The Tattoo Artist shall maintain such equipment at a level of standard that is in accordance with his/her duties under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005.
The Tattoo Artist shall procure and maintain adequate employer’s, public liability and professional indemnity insurance in respect of the provision of the Services and shall furnish satisfactory evidence of such insurance(s) to the Black Hat Tattoo whenever requested to do so.
The Tattoo Artist shall indemnify the Black Hat Tattoo against any claims made against the Black Hat Tattoo in respect of this Agreement and with regard to the provision of the Services shall further indemnify the Black Hat Tattoo in respect of any damage, loss or injury occurring to any property, or any person in consequence of the performance by the Tattoo Artist or the Substitute under this Agreement and shall reimburse the Black Hat Tattoo in respect of any such damage, loss or injury caused to its property or its employees.
Both parties acknowledge and understand their respective duties of care in respect of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005.
The Tattoo Artist shall ensure that he/she and his/her employees or clients shall carry out their obligations under this Agreement with the Black Hat Tattoo to a satisfactory standard and will be on good behaviour and comply with all statutory provisions and The Black Hat Tattoo rules and requirements.
Payment of the service delivered to the Tattoo Client shall be made with the production of an appropriate invoice for this purpose (to include VAT where necessary) by the The Black Hat Tattoo to the Tattoo Client and by the Tattoo Artist to the Tattoo Client and not otherwise. No payment shall be delivered or perceived between the Tattoo Artist and The Black Hat Tattoo.
The invoice is to comply with all legal requirements.
Communication & Promotion
The Tattoo Artist agrees to give to HLSV trading as The Black Hat Tattoo Studio permission to use the pictures and videos The Tattoo Artist will appear in and pictures and videos of the Tattoo Artist artwork and tattoos to promote the Black Hat tattoo studio and communicate about The Black Hat Tattoo Studio activity without any compensation to The Tattoo Artist.
The Tattoo Artist agrees to grant HLSV trading as The Black Hat Tattoo Studio a worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, right to use the pictures and videos The Tattoo Artist will appear into and of Tattoo Artist artwork and tattoos.
HLSV trading as The Black Hat Tattoo Studio agrees to give to The Tattoo Artist permission to use the pictures and videos of and taken in The Tattoo Studio premises to promote the Tattoo Artist and communicate about The Tattoo Artist activity without any compensation to The Tattoo Artist.
HLSV trading as The Black Hat Tattoo Studio agrees to grant The Tattoo Artist a worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, right to use the pictures and videos of and taken in The Tattoo Studio premises.
Independent Legal Advice
The Tattoo Artist confirms that he/she has taken independent legal advice in relation to the terms of this Agreement and that he/she fully understands the effect of every part hereof. This Agreement shall not be construed against any party by reason of the drafting or preparation hereof.
These Terms & Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Ireland and the Courts of Ireland shall have exclusive jurisdiction to deal with all disputes arising from on touching upon this Agreement.