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In view of the nature of the definition, courts have prescribed several tests for distinguishing an employee from the self-employed and also contract of service from contract for services. In Ready Mixed Concrete (South East) Ltd v Minister of Pensions and National Insurance (1968), court have already laid down for the first time a ‘multiple test’ to arrive at conclusion whether the person who was a lorry driver was an employee or self employed. This question arose in order decide who was liable to pay national insurance contributions. The contract with the driver had contained the following conditions.