Waiver

LIABILITY WAIVER

Date of event: August 2024

In consideration of being allowed to participate in any way in the Muskegon River Trash Bash clean-up event, the undersigned acknowledges, appreciates, and agrees with the following.

There is risk of injury from the activities involved in this program, including potential for permanent paralysis and death, and while particular rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of serious injury does exist. I KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, BOTH KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES or others, and assume full responsibility for my participation; and I willingly agree to comply with the stated and customary terms and conditions for participation. If, however, I observe any unusual significant hazard during my presence or participation, I will remove myself from participation and take reasonable steps to bring the condition to the attention of others; and, I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE MUSKEGON RIVER WATERSHED ASSEMBLY (MRWA); its officers, agents, and/or employees, and other participants, municipalities, sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, and if applicable, owners and lessees of premises used to conduct the event activities (“RELEASEES”), WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL INJURY, DISABILITY, DEATH, OR LOSS OR DAMAGE TO PERSON OR PROPERTY, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE.

I HAVE READ THIS RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT, AND SIGN IT FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT. I AFFIRM THAT I AM AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE, OR, IF I AM UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE, I HAVE OBTAINED THE REQUIRED CONSENT OF MY PARENTS/GUARDIANS AS EVIDENCED BY THEIR SIGNATURES BELOW.

PHOTO RELEASE & EMAIL CONSENT FORM

I hereby grant the Muskegon River Watershed Assembly permission to use my likeness as a participant in the 2024 Muskegon River Trash Bash in a photograph, video, or other digital media (“photo”) in any and all of its publications, including web-based publications, without payment or other consideration.

I understand and agree that all photos will become the property of the Muskegon River Watershed Assembly and will not be returned.

I hereby irrevocably authorize the Muskegon River Watershed Assembly to edit, alter, copy, exhibit, publish, or distribute these photos from the 2024 Muskegon River Trash Bash for any lawful purpose. In addition, I waive any right to inspect or approve the finished product wherein my likeness appears. Additionally, I waive any right to royalties or other compensation arising or related to the use of the photo.

I hereby hold harmless, release, and forever discharge the Muskegon River Watershed Assembly from all claims, demands, and causes of action which I, my heirs, representatives, executors, administrators, or any other persons acting on my behalf or on behalf of my estate have or may have by reason of this authorization.

I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THE ABOVE PHOTO RELEASE. I AFFIRM THAT I AM AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE, OR, IF I AM UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE, I HAVE OBTAINED THE REQUIRED CONSENT OF MY PARENTS/GUARDIANS AS EVIDENCED BY THEIR SIGNATURES BELOW.

Name(Required)
MM slash DD slash YYYY
Is the participant 18 years of age as of the date of participation?(Required)
If the participant is not 18 years of age as of the date of participation, this form must be signed by their legal guardian.
Email address for the person signing this form:(Required)
First and last name of person signing the Waiver if different than Participant:
Type Name Above
Electronic Signature Consent*(Required)
By checking here, you are consenting to the use of your electronic signature in lieu of an original signature on paper. You have the right to request a paper copy instead. By checking here, you are waiving that right. After consent, you may, upon written request to us, obtain a paper copy of an electronic record. No fee will be charged for such copy and no special hardware or software is required to view it. Your agreement to use an electronic signature with us for any documents will continue until such time as you notify us in writing that you no longer wish to use an electronic signature. There is no penalty for withdrawing your consent. You should always make sure that we have a current email address in order to contact you regarding any changes, if necessary.