Release of Liability and Assumption of Risk Agreement (required, above)
In consideration of being allowed to participate in any way in the program, related events and activities, I, the undersigned, acknowledge and agree that:
- I am donating my time and services without any compensation and shall at no time be considered an employee or independent contractor of the Vermont River Conservancy for this event. The risk of injury from the activities involved in this program may be significant, including the potential for permanent paralysis and death.
- I knowingly and freely assume all such risks, both known and unknown, even if arising from the negligence of the releases or others, and assume full responsibility for my participation.
- I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kind, hereby release indemnify and hold harmless Vermont River Conservancy and its officers, agents and/or employees, other participants, sponsors, advertisers, partners and, if applicable, owners and lessors of premises used to conduct the event (RELEASEES) from any and all claims, demands, losses and liability arising out of or related to any injury, disability or death I may suffer, or loss or damage to person or property, whether arising from the negligence of the releases or otherwise, to the fullest extent permitted by the law.
- Any dispute between Vermont River Conservancy and I will be governed by the substantive laws of Vermont. Any action or proceeding arising hereunder shall be brought in the courts of the State of Vermont.
Photo Release (Optional via yes/no answer, above)
- Yes: I grant Vermont River Conservancy, its representatives and employees the right to take photographs at this volunteer event of me and any minor participants for which I am the parent or guardian. I authorize Vermont River Conservancy, its assigns and transferees to use such photographs, with or without names, for any lawful purpose, including for example such purposes as publicity, illustration, advertising and web content and to copyright, use and publish the same in print and/or electronically
- No: I do not grant Vermont River Conservancy, its representatives and employees the right to take photographs at this volunteer event of me and any minor participants for which I am the parent or guardian.