Terms of Agreement:
in the Minnehaha Creek Cleanup are responsible for their own conduct and
safety. Volunteering involves removing trash and other debris from creeks banks
and nearby areas that are uneven, sloped and wet in places. After the cleanup,
alcohol is served. By signing below, the participant states as follows:
- Assumption of risk: I understand that participation is potentially hazardous, and that I
should not participate unless I am medically able. I assume all risks of participating,
and I assume full responsibility for my conduct and actions, including any
injury to myself or others or damage to property that may result while
volunteering. Risks include, but are not
limited to, slips, falls, exposure to hazardous materials, falling objects or
persons, injury from sharp equipment, improperly administered first aid and
drowning. I recognize the District makes
no representations as to safe conditions or whether the safety recommendations
provided are comprehensive or adequate.
I acknowledge these hazards and risks associated with participation in volunteer
activities and choose to assume them.
- Photography and publicity: I understand and acknowledge that the District
reserves the right to photograph, videotape and otherwise record volunteers and
volunteer activities and to use sound and images of the volunteers and
volunteer activities for publicity purposes without further release from or
concurrence of volunteers. Volunteers will not be compensated for use,
playback, transmission or broadcast of such sound and/or images. I understand
and acknowledge that my name and other identifying information also may be
included in District communications.
I affirm that I am 18 years of age or older and I have
read, understand and accept all terms of this document and voluntarily agree to
its terms. I understand that I am
relinquishing substantial legal rights, including certain rights to sue.
PARENT OR GUARDIAN OF A MINOR
(if volunteer is under 18): I, as
parent or guardian of the named minor(s), give my permission for my child or
ward to volunteer or accompany me as I volunteer, and further agree,
individually and on behalf of my child or ward, to the terms above.