Independent Living Resource Centre of Calgary

The Independent Living Resource Centre of Calgary provides referrals, training and programs to persons with disabilities in Alberta to assist them in achieving their own level of independence.

The Independent Living Resource Centre of Calgary is one of the few agencies in the city serving all people with a disabilty  - and is dedicated to promoting and enabling all persons with disabilities to achieve their own level of independence. It's our mission to provide the best possible referrals, training, programs and activities, impacting the lives of thousands throughout the community.

Waiver

WAIVER FOR PARTICIPANTS

ACKNOWLDEDGEMENT AND ASSUMPTION OF RISKS

I UNDERSTAND AND AGREE that there is potential risk for injury involved in the training and participation of any physical activity. Injuries are possible, including sprains, strains, twists, cramps and injuries of similar magnitude. The possibility of more serious injury exists, including fractured bones, broken bones, torn ligaments, though most participants do not encounters such serious injuries. There remains, despite safety precautions, the remote possibility of crippling or death. I FREELY ACCEPT AND FULLY ACKNOWLEDGE all such risks, dangers and hazards, resulting from my participation in any event hosted or sponsored by Independent Living Resource Centre of Calgary of Calgary, Alberta.

I am also aware that I should discuss my participation in this activity with my physician to determine the effect on my current health.

It is my right and responsibility as a participant to immediately remove myself from participation in the program and notify the nearest official, if at any time I sense any unusual hazard or unsafe condition or if I feel that I am physically, emotionally or mentally unfit for continued participation in the program.

I have read and understand the above statement of risk. I assume responsibility for my own safety, and I understand and accept the risks involved in my participation.

RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS, AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT

I hereby agree as follows:

TO WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIM that I have or may in the future have against Independent Living Resource Centre of Calgary and  heirs, executors or administrators as the case may be (all of whom are hereinafter collectively referred to as “Releasees”).

I HAVE READ, understood and agree with the statements in the ACKNOWLEDGEMENT AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK portion of this document, and by assuming and acknowledging this risk, I completely absolve all RELEASEES from any and all liability for loss, damage, injury or expense that I may suffer, that a third party may suffer, or that my next of kin may suffer as a result of my participation in any of the activities and/or programs offered by the Releasees, DUE TO ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER. I acknowledge my responsibility to ensure adequate medical personal health, dental and accident insurance coverage, as well as protection of my personal possessions.

IN ENTERING INTO THIS AGREEMENT I am not relying upon any oral or written representations or statements made by the Releasees other than what is set forth in this agreement.

I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD 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 OR ASSIGNS MAY HAVE AGAINST THE RELEASEE.