O'Fallon Parks & Recreation Waiver and Release
The O’Fallon Parks and Recreation is committed to conducting its recreation programs and activities in a safe manner and holds the safety of participants in high regard. The O’Fallon
Parks and Recreation continually strives to reduce such risks and insists that all participants follow safety rules and instructions that are designed to protect the participants’ safety. However, participants and parents/guardians of minors registering for this program/activity must recognize that there is an inherent risk of injury when choosing to participate
in recreational activities.
You are solely responsible for determining if you or your minor child/ward are physically fit and/or skilled for the activities contemplated by this agreement. It is always advisable,
especially if the participant is pregnant, disabled in any way or recently suffered an illness, injury or impairment, to consult a physician before undertaking any physical activity.
Despite careful and proper preparation, instruction, medical advice, conditioning and equipment, there is still a risk of serious injury when participating in any recreational activity/
program. Understandably, not all hazards and can be foreseen. Participants must understand that certain risks, dangers and injuries due to acts of God, inclement weather, slipping,
falling, equipment failure, failure in supervision, premises defects and all other circumstances inherent to recreational activities/programs exist. In this regard, it must be recognized
that is impossible for the O’Fallon Parks and Recreation to guarantee absolute safety.
Please read this form carefully and be aware that in signing up and participating in the program/activity, you will be expressly assuming the risk and liability and waiving and releasing
all claims for injuries, damages or loss which you or your minor child/ward might sustain as a result of participating in any and all activities connected with and associated with
this program/activity (including transportation services, when provided).
I recognize and acknowledge that there are certain risks of physical injury to participants in this program/activity, and I voluntarily agree to assume the full risk of any and all injuries,
damages or loss, regardless of severity, that my minor child/ward or I may sustain as a result of said participation. I further agree to waive and relinquish all claims I or my minor
child/ward may have (or accrue to me or my child/ward) as a result of participating in this program/activity against the O’Fallon Parks and Recreation District, including its officials,
agents, volunteers and employees (hereinafter collectively referred as OPR).
I do hereby fully release and forever discharge the OPR from any and all claims for injuries, dames, or loss that my minor child/ward or I may have or which may accrue to me or my
minor child/ward and arising out of, connected with, or in any way associated with this program/activity.
As a parent and/or guardian, I do herewith authorize the treatment by a qualified and licensed medical doctor of the minor (listed) in the event of a medical emergency which, in the
opinion of the attending physician, may endanger his or her life, cause disfigurement, physical impairment or undue discomfort if delayed. The authority is granted only after reasonable
effort has been made to reach me.
I have read and fully understand the above important information, warning of risk, and waiver and release of all claims