In consideration for my being permitted to participate in the activities of Great Plains MakerSpace, I agree to the following waiver and release:
ASSUMPTION OF RISK: I acknowledge that inherent risks, dangers, and hazards exist when using tools commonly used in a workshop environment. Participation in such activities and/or the use of equipment associated with technology design, manufacture, and experimentation may result in injury, illness, death, or damage to personal property. These risks and dangers may be caused by other participants, or by accidents, acts of nature, or other causes. Risks and dangers may arise from foreseeable or unforeseeable causes including, but not limited to electrocution, burns, impalement, injury from slips or falls, etc.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY: I fully assume all risks associated with participation in events and exempt and release Great Plains MakerSpace, its members, officers, agents, board members, etc. from any action whatsoever arising out of any damage, loss, or injury to my person or property, or to the person or property of any minors under my care in the makerspace, while upon the premises or using any equipment of the organization or while participating in any of the activities contemplated by this agreement whether such loss, damage, or injury results from the negligence of the corporation, its members, agents, or from some other cause.
COVENANT NOT TO SUE: I agree never to institute any suit or action at law or otherwise against Great Plains MakerSpace, its members, officers, board members, agents, etc. nor to initiate or in any way assist the prosecution of any claim for damages or course of action which I, my heirs, executors, or administrators hereafter may have by reason of injury to my person or property, or to the person or property of any minors under my care in the makerspace, arising from the activities contemplated by this agreement.
THIRD PARTY INDEMNIFICATION: I will indemnify, save, and hold harmless Great Plains MakerSpace, its members, officers, board members, agents, etc. from any and all losses, claims, actions, or proceedings of every kind and character which may be presented or initiated by any other persons or organizations and which arise directly or indirectly from the actions of the member, or from the actions of any minors under the member’s care, while engaged in the activities contemplated by this agreement.
USE OF MEDIA: I hereby consent to the use of quotes and the taking of photographs and video while at the Great Plains MakerSpace facility or participating in Great Plains MakerSpace activities. I also grant the right to edit, use, and reuse media for nonprofit purposes including use in print, on the internet, and all other forms of media. I also hereby release Great Plains MakerSpace and its agents and employees from all claims, demands, and liabilities whatsoever in connection with the above.
I hereby acknowledge that I have CAREFULLY read all of the provisions above, fully understand the terms and conditions expressed there, and do freely choose acceptance of the provisions of the foregoing paragraphs relating to assumption of risk, release of liability, covenant not to sue, third party indemnification, and use of media.
Today's date: January 30, 2023