Drivers Terms & Conditions
Thank you for joining Safekab. This service is provided subject to the following terms and conditions – by taking bookings through the Safekab system You are deemed to have accepted them. By working with Safekab, taking passengers who book their journeys using Safekab system and receiving payments for the journeys booked via Safekab You are deemed to have accepted all these Terms and Conditions.
In these Terms and Conditions the following expressions shall have the following meanings save where the context otherwise requires:
1.1. “You” the driver who takes bookings for trips booked by passengers using Safekab App.
1.2. “Driver” the person who takes bookings for trips booked by passengers using Safekab App.
1.2. “We” and/or “Us” Safekab company, the provider of the services listed on this website and mobile application.
1.3. “Terms” these terms and conditions between Safekab and You.
1.4. “Trip” the journey booked by a passenger using Safekab App, taking them from the pick-up address to the drop-off address provided by them.
1.5. “Passenger” any passenger, who books a Trip using the Safekab App, carried in a Safekab vehicle.
1.6. “Special Requirements” any specific requirements the “Passenger” may have relating to disabled facilities, the gender of the driver or otherwise.
1.7. “Licensing Authority” any regional or national licensing authority responsible for licensing the operation of taxi, minicab, minibus or coach companies.
1.8. “Goods” any goods carried by the Passenger in a Safekab vehicle.
1.9. “Safekab Vehicle” any vehicle which takes Passengers who booked a Trip using the Safekab App.
1.10. “Personal Data” the details which You provide regarding Your physical and email addresses, telephone number, license.
1.11. “Details” the details which You must provide upon downloading the Drivers Safekab App and subscribing to operate as a Driver for Safekab, including Your name, address, phone number, licence number, vehicle model and registration number, vehicle MOT, insurance, operator license and badge number.
1.12. “Agreed Pick-Up Point” the appointed place for You to picked-up the Passenger as shown on the booking details.
1.13. “Agreed Pick-Up Time” the appointed date and time for You to picked-up the Passenger as shown on the booking details.
1.14. “Booking” the booking placed by the Passenger on Safekab App for the supply of Your services.
1.15. “App” the Safekab system including mobile applications which allow Passengers to book trips, and allow Drivers to take bookings for trips.
1.16. The clause headings and any other headings are inserted for convenience only and shall not affect the construction of these Terms.
Use of Website and App
2.1. If You use this website and/or the Drivers Safekab App to take bookings and carry out trips requested by Safekab Passengers You agree to these Terms as the exclusive basis which governs how You carry out the service requested by the Safekab Passengers.
3.1. All content on this website and/or App including but not limited to all website and/or App design, text, graphics, underlying source code is copyright Safekab unless otherwise stated. Visitors must not copy, distribute, or publish any material from this website and/or App. Without affecting our own or third party rights under copyright, you are not permitted to copy, alter or reproduce any content. Any use of Safekab copyright material requires the formal written permission of Safekab.
Alterations to the Terms and Conditions
4.1. We reserve the right to amend and/or change these or part of these Terms at any time. Any changes and amendments will be dated and deemed valid from the date they were posted on this website.
5.1. Should any provision of these Terms be pronounced invalid or unenforceable, then only the provision in question will be void, but the rest of these Terms will remain fully in effect. Instead of the invalid provision, a provision will apply that best approached the intention of the parties.
6.1. We may send a small file to Your computer when You visit the Website. This “cookie” will enable Us to track Your behavior on the Website and to identify particular areas of interest so as to enhance Your future visits to the Website. The cookie will not enable Us to identify You and We shall not use it otherwise than in relation to this Website. You can set Your computer browser to reject cookies but this may preclude use of certain parts of this Website. We may disclose Your Personal Data if compelled to do so by law, or at the request of a law enforcement agency or governmental authority.
7.1. The contract for the provision of the transport service is between you the driver and the passenger.
7.2. You warrant to Us that You are legally able to work as a Safekab driver.
8.1. A driver must hold a current private hire or taxi licence for their licenced area
8.2. A driver must hold an operator’s licence to operate their own vehicle for their licenced area
8.3. A driver must adhere to the local authority policies for their licenced area
8.4. A driver will work under the Safekab operator that holds a booking office licence in their licenced area
8.5. A driver must only have one profile
8.6. A driver must not let anyone else use his/her profile
8.7. A driver must not engage in any illegal activities or support any illegal activities
8.8. A driver must not keep, use or share any data from the Safekab app
8.9. A driver must conduct themselves in a professional and polite manner at all times
8.10. A driver must not intimidate or act in an aggressive manner to any third party
8.11. A driver must hand any lost property into the local police station
8.12. Safekab is not liable for the behavior of any passenger using the Safekab app
8.13. Safekab is not liable for any lose, damage or theft by any passenger using the Safekab app
8.14. A driver must not tamper, interfere or try to hack the Safekab app
8.15. Safekab is not liable for any loss of monies, data or information in the event of an outage of the Safekab app
8.16. A driver must cooperate with the local operator, local authorities and police when asked about any Safekab incidents
8.17. Your profile can be suspended or deleted with no warning
8.18. A driver is liable to pay tax on monies earned through Safekab
8.19. A driver must adhere to the Terms and Conditions of the Operator he/she is working for.
9.1. A driver will be paid on each trip taken. Allow three days for payment.
9.2. Drivers will be paid through the www.stripe.com payment gateway.
9.3 Drivers are liable for stripe charges
10.1. We are not responsible to You for, or insured in respect of, any damage or loss that may be sustained by Your Vehicle, Your Goods, yourself in the course of a Trip and it is Your exclusive responsibility to have insurance in place in respect of such damage or loss.
Cancellation of Booking and Refunds
11.1. Drivers will be paid for the distance travelled on bookings that are cancelled.
12.1. We reserve the right within its reasonable discretion to terminate your Safekab subscription, if Your conduct or behavior is disruptive in any way and/or affects Your safety or that of the Passenger. We don’t accept liability for any extra costs incurred by You/or Your party as a result of Us doing so.
12.2. Passengers are not permitted to take alcoholic drinks onto the vehicles for the purpose of consuming them during the Trip.
12.3. The Driver further reserves the right to refuse carriage to any person who is thought to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Limitations and Exclusions
13.1. A Safekab Driver shall not undertake the carriage or delivery of:
- money or securities, antiques, precious metals, furs, or jewellery or value, any goods or property (of whatsoever nature) of an intrinsic value of more than £50.
- any goods or property of a hazardous, dangerous, inflammable, explosive or noxious nature, or are illegal to possess under existing English and Scottish Law, and/or
- any goods or property (of whatsoever nature) which may deteriorate in transit.
13.2. We shall have no liability whatsoever for loss or damage, however arising in relation to the clause 10.1 of this agreement.
13.3. Without prejudice to the provisions of clause 10.1 the We shall not in any event be liable directly or indirectly for:
- consequential loss (whether for loss or profit or otherwise); and/or
- loss, damage and/or breakage to any fragile items whatsoever whether arising from the acts, omissions or negligence of Us and/or Our employees and/or agents or arising otherwise howsoever.
13.4. Without prejudice to the generality of clauses 10.1 and 10.2 in particular We shall not be liable for any loss and/or damage arising directly or indirectly from:
- breakdown, accident, adverse weather conditions
- any act or omission on Your part.
- any clause, act or circumstance beyond Our control (including, without limitation, any strike, (official or not) lock-out or other form of industrial action or labour dispute, governmental regulations, legal restrictions, embargoes, fire, flood, Act of God, any consequence of riot, war, invasion, act of foreign enemy, hostilities (whether war be declared or not) civil war, acts of terrorism, rebellion, military or usurped power, confiscation, requisition or destruction of or damage to property by or upon the order of or in the name of any Government or public local authority, or other conditions amounting to force majeure).
Disputes and Governing Law
14.1 The parties hereto submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England.