THE ALMA MATER SOCIETY OF UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA VANCOUVER
RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS, ASSUMPTION OF RISKS
BY SIGNING THIS DOCUMENT YOU WILL WAIVE CERTAIN LEGAL RIGHTS, INCLUDING THE RIGHT TO SUE.
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ASSUMPTION OF RISKS
I am aware that taking part in this club activities may involve various risks, dangers, and hazards including the risk of personal injury, death, or property loss from various causes including but not limited to: overexertion or lack of physical fitness or conditioning, defective equipment, dangerous or unsafe environmental conditions, consumption of alcohol in a social setting, negligence on the part of other members or persons participating in this club activities, or negligence on the part of the club and its executives, officers, agents and/or other representatives. I freely accept and fully assume all such risks, dangers, and hazards and the possibility of personal injury, death, property damage and loss resulting there from.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS
In consideration of the above mentioned club permitting me to participate in its activities, I hereby agree as follows:
TO WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS that I have or may in the future have against this club, THE ALMA MATER SOCIETY OF UBC VANCOUVER, THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, their board of governors, directors, officers, employees, agents and representatives, (all of whom are hereinafter collectively referred to as “the Releasees”) and TO RELEASE THE RELEASEES from any and all liability for any loss, damage, injury or expense that I may suffer, or that my next of kin may suffer as a result of my use of or my participation in his club’s activities, due to any cause whatsoever, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, BREACH OF CONTRACT, OR BREACH OF ANY STATUTORY OR OTHER DUTY OF CARE, INCLUDING ANY DUTY OF CARE OWED UNDER THE OCCUPIERS LIABILITY ACT, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 337, ON THE PART OF THE RELEASEES;
This Agreement shall be effective and binding upon my heirs, next of kin, executors, administrators, assigns and representatives, in the event of my death or incapacity;
This Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Province of British Columbia; and
Any litigation involving the parties to this Agreement shall be brought within the Province of British Columbia.
In entering into this Agreement I am not relying upon any oral or written representations or statements made by the Releases other than what is set forth in this Agreement.
I have read and understand this agreement and I am aware that by signing this agreement I am waiving certain legal rights which I or my heirs, next of kin, executors, administrators, assigns and representatives may have against the releases. Additionally, I understand that if I am of legal age (age of 19 and above) then I am eligible to sign this waiver myself. But if I am under the age of 19, I must have this form signed by a parent or legal guardian.
This Agreement must be completed in full (signed and dated) before participation in any of this club’s activities. Information provided shall be used for liability purposes and to keep track of club membership.