undersigned, as a Participant in a class or program sponsored by the Concord
Township Recreation Department, hereby acknowledges full understanding and
agreement to the following:
1. I acknowledge and fully understand that
each Participant will be engaging in an activity that may involve risk of injury,
and social and economic losses which might result not only from the
Participant’s actions, inactions or negligence, but the actions, inactions, and
negligence of others, the rules of the class or program, or the condition of
the Township’s properties or equipment used. Further, that there may be other
risks not known or not reasonably foreseeable at this time.
2. I acknowledge and agree that the
Township of Concord does not provide any insurance for injury sustained by any
Participant while registered in any program sponsored by the Concord Township
Recreation Department and that it is the Participant’s responsibility to be
properly insured and/or pay all medical costs in the event of an injury and to
be knowledgeable about where to contact assistance in case of an emergency.
3. I assume and accept any and all risk
risks of injury to my person, both mental and physical and including death, or
my property that may be sustained in connection with or that are related to my
voluntary participation in the class or program sponsored by the Concord
Township Recreation Department.
4. I release, waive, discharge and
covenant not to sue the Township of Concord, Ohio, its trustees, directors,
commissions, officials, employees, principals, successors, insurers and
assigns, from any and all actions, causes of action, whether sounding in tort,
contract, extra-contractual or otherwise, claims, demands, damages, costs, loss
of services, expenses and compensation, as the result of, on account of, or in
any growing out of, any and all known and unknown personal injuries, emotional
distress, death and/or property damage resulting, or to result from the
undersigned’s participation in any class or program sponsored by the Recreation
Department and conducted in the Township of Concord, Ohio.
5. I acknowledge and agree to protect,
indemnify and hold harmless the Township of Concord, its trustees, directors,
commissions, officials, employees, principals, successors, insurers and assigns
against any and all actions, claims, demands or liabilities for death, personal
injuries or property damages resulting from or arising out of my participation
in the class or program sponsored by the Concord Township Recreation
Department. I hereby agree to pay all expenses which the Township of Concord
may incur in the investigation and/or defense of any such claim, including
attorney fees and court costs.
6. I acknowledge and agree that it is my
intent that this Release and Waiver of Liability Agreement shall be in full
force and effect at the time of its execution and all times thereafter. I
further acknowledge and agree that the terms of this Release and Waiver of
Liability Agreement are contractual and not a mere recital.
7. I acknowledge and agree that my
participation in the class or program sponsored by the Concord Township
Recreation Department may be photographed and I hereby agree to and authorize such
photography and the use of such photographs for promotional purposes on the
part of Concord Township.
THE UNDERSIGNED HAS
READ THE ABOVE WAIVER AND RELEASE, UNDERSTANDS THAT THEY HAVE GIVEN UP
SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT, AND SIGN IT VOLUNTARILY.