What is the ”ABC” Test?
- 3 steps in determining if a worker in CA should be classified as an independent contractor for wage order purposes are:
(A) Worker is free from control & direction of hiring entity in connection with the performance of the work;and
(B) Worker performs work that is outside the usual course of hiring entity’s business; and
(C) Worker is customarily engaged in an inde- pendently established trade/occupation, of the same nature as the work performed
*A WORKER IS ONLY AN INDEPENDENT CONTRAC- TOR IF THEY MEET ALL 3 OF THESE REQUIREMENTS*
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