FLORIDA ARTIST BLACKSMITH ASSOCIATION
RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF RlSK, AND HOLD HARMLESS AGREEMENT
In consideration of being allowed to participate in the FLORIDA ARTIST BLACKSMITH ASSOCIATION, (hereinafter, FABA), and its events and activities, including the Annual Conference, I acknowledge and agree to the terms below:
PARENT / LEGAL GUARDIAN SECTION
As the parent or legal guardian registering individuals not of legal age, I acknowledge and agree to the terms below for said minor:
Blacksmithing events and activities pose a risk of injury or death to participants. While particular rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of serious injury or death does exist; and
I KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS OF INJURY OR DEATH, BOTH KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE “RELEASES” (the term “Releases” is defined below” or others, or through no fault of myself or anyone else, because of the nature of the activity in which I am going to be engaged, and assume full responsibility for my participation in FABA activities or events; and, I for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY WAIVE AND RELEASE ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO MAKE A CLAIM AGAINST FABA, its board of directors, officers, officials, agents and/or employees, the participants, other volunteers, the sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, and if applicable, owners and lessors of premises used to conduct FABA activities or events ( hereinafter known as the “Releases”, WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL INJURY, DISABILITY, DEATH, or loss or damage to person or property, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASES OR OTHERWISE, to the fullest extent permitted by law, and furthermore,
I agree for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS ALL THE FOREGOING from any claims which I might make or which might be made on my behalf by others or which might be made against me by others, arising from my participation in FABA activities or events.
I HAVE READ THIS WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND HOLD HARMLESS AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY AGREEING, AND AGREE FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITOUT ANY INDUCEMENT.
BY CLICKING THE ONLINE CHECK BOX ACCEPTING THIS WAIVER AND RELEASE, I UNDERSTAND THAT I AM GIVING UP (FOR MYSELF AND ANY MINORS UNDER MY CARE IF APPLICABLE), DO WAVE AND RELEASE ANY RIGHT I MIGHT HAVE TO SUE OR MAKE A CLAIM WHICH I MIGHT HAVE OR WHICH MIGHT SUBSEQUENTLY ARISE OR OCCUR AGAINST FLORIDA ARTIST BLACKSMITH ASSOCIATION, ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, OFFICIALS, AGENTS AND/OR EMPLOYEES, THE PARTICIPANTS, OTHER VOLUNTEERS, THE SPONSORING AGENCIES, SPONSORS, ADVERTISERS, AND IF APPLICABLE, OWNERS AND LESSORS OF PREMISES USED MIGHT TO CONDUCT FABA EVENTS OR ACTIVITIES (“RELEASES”), FOR ANY INJURIES AND DAMAGES I MIGHT SUBSTAIN WHILE PARTICIPATING AS A VOLUNTEER IN FABA EVENTS OR ACTIVITIES, AND THAT I AM INDEMNIFYING AND HOLDING HARMLESS THE “RELEASES” FROM ANY CLAIMS WHICH I MAKE OR WHICH MIGHT BE MADE ON MY BEHALF BY OTHERS OR WHICH MIGHT BE MADE AGAINST ME BY OTHERS, ARISING FROM MY PARTICIPATION IN FABA EVENTS OR ACTIVITIES. IT IS MY INTENT TO GIVE UP THOSE RIGHTS AND PROVIDE THE HOLD HARMLESS AGREEMENT, AND I DO SO KNOWINGLY AND VOLUNTARILY.