IMPORTANT: BY SIGNING AND SUBMITTING THE FOLLOWING LIABILITY WAIVER YOU GIVE UP IMPORTANT LEGAL RIGHTS INCLUDING THE RIGHT TO SUE. PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE SIGNING. ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST BE 18 OR OLDER, AND BY SIGNING YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU ARE 18 OR OLDER. PLEASE REVIEW ALL FIELDS.
Ignite Community and Cultural Tours (ICC Tours) and Ignition Dance Company, and/or its proprietors Verona Patterson and Shelaine Prince, their agents, officials, officers, directors, employees, volunteers, contractors, servants or representatives (hereinafter refer to as “The Releases”) are not responsible for my death, injury, loss or damage of any kind however suffered by any person while participating in ICC Tours, transport to and from therefrom any and all related activities (hereinafter referred to as “the Tours and Related Activities”), including death, injury, loss, or damage which might be caused by the negligence of The Releases.
DESCRIPTION OF RISKS
ICC Tours may include transportation to and from wineries, parties, restaurants, retailers, excursions and dance classes by van, car or minibus.
In consideration of my participation in the Tours and Related Activities, I acknowledge that I am aware of the possible risks, dangers and hazards associated with the Tours and Related Activities including the possible risk of severe or fatal injury to myself or others.
THE RISKS INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
Risks associated with travel to and from locations on the tour, including transport by public or private motor vehicle which could include, but are not limited to, an accident resulting in severe physical injuries or death;
Risks associated with visiting a brewery, winery, restaurant or bar, including intoxication and/or alcohol poisoning caused or contributed to by any alcoholic beverages I consume either before or during the Tours and Related Activities;
Food related illness resulting from any meal arranged for me by The Releases;
Muscular injuries and soft tissue injuries, broken bones, bruises, scrapes, cuts, sprains, dislocation, head, facial, eye and/or dental injuries which might result from participation in the Tours and Related Activities;
Injuries resulting from falling or being knocked down or steep steps where a fall may cause injury or death;
Injuries resulting from rough terrain, failure to see an obstacle, failure to negotiate a turn, etc.;
Injuries resulting from walking on a hill, slipping and/or falling;
Injuries resulting from malfunctioning of equipment or misuse of equipment, whether owned, designed or operated by myself or The Releases; and
Changes in weather or temperatures which may result in sunburn, colds or flu; death, injuries or illness resulting from failure to follow directions from those in charge of the Tours and Related Activities, and the risks associated with returning to my residence after participating in the Tours and Related Activities.
INDEMNIFICATION AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY
In return for allowing me to participate in the Tours and Related Activities, I agree:
1. To assume and accept all risks rising out of, associated with or related to my participation in the Tours and Related Activities, even though some risks may be caused by the negligence of The Releases;
2. To be solely responsible for any loss, injury or damage which I might sustain while participating in the Tours and Related Activities, even though such an injury, loss or damage may be caused by the negligence of The Releases;
3. To hold harmless and indemnify The Releases from any and all liability for any damage to the personal property of, or personal injury to any third party resulting from my participation in the Tours and Related Activities; and
4. To hold harmless and indemnify and release The Releases, their officers, directors, agents, volunteers, employees, representatives, for liability from any and all claims, demands, actions and costs which might arise out of my participation in the Tours and Related Activities, even though such claims, actions and costs may have been caused by the negligence of The Releases.
I agree to advise The Releases prior to the start of the Tour of any existing medical conditions or injury.
OWNERSHIP OF ACTIONS
I accept responsibility of my own actions while participating in ICC Tours. I will behave respectably while partaking in the Tours and Related Activities. I will know my own limit, and should I exceed my limit and not be able to hold myself in composure, and ruminate while in the vehicle, I agree to pay the cleaning fine of US$250. This amount will be billed to my credit card upon exiting the Tour.
I acknowledge that I have read and understood this agreement, that I have executed this agreement voluntarily, that this agreement is to be binding upon myself, my heirs, executors, administrators and representatives, and that I therefore understand that this agreement will be a complete bar to any claim or action (i.e. lawsuit) that I may seek to bring against The Releases for compensation or damages for any loss, injury, illness or death howsoever caused while participating in the Tours and Related Activities.
CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS
There is a 14-day cooling-off period from the date of your purchase after which your initial deposit and all payments thereafter you have made are non-refundable.
Failure to make payments on the due dates will make you liable to pay a late fee. There is no refund if you are unable to attend the Tour and you will be liable to pay for the rest of your package price. Any name changes will incur an administration fee.