To enroll as a member and take part in the programs and activities of OLLI at Pitt, you must read and sign this form. By selecting “I agree to the terms and conditions in the consent and liability release”,
you acknowledge that you have read and understand the consent and liability terms. Your acknowledgement is required for you to proceed. If you do not wish to sign an electronic waiver, please contact the office to complete a paper waiver.
In consideration of being permitted to participate in the activity described above (the “Activity”) provided or sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh – Of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education (the “University”), through OSHER Lifelong Learning Institute, I agree to the terms and conditions set forth below (this “Agreement”).
ASSUMPTION OF RISK
. I understand that participation in the Activity may involve inherent risks and dangers of accidents, emergency treatment, property loss or damage, serious personal and bodily injury, death, and severe personal and economic losses. These may result not only from my own actions, inactions, or negligence, but also from the actions, inactions, or negligence of others, or the condition of the facilities, equipment, or vehicles. Further, there may be other risks not known to me or reasonably foreseeable at this time. I understand and I have considered the risks involved, and I voluntarily and freely choose to assume these risks.
RELEASE FROM LIABILITY
. I fully and forever release and discharge the University and its officers, trustees, employees, students, and agents (collectively, the "University Releasees") from any and all injuries (including death), losses, damages, claims (including negligence claims), demands, lawsuits, expenses, and any other liability of any kind, of or to me, my property, or any other person, directly or indirectly arising out of or in connection with my participation in the Activity. I will not initiate any claim, lawsuit, court action, or other legal proceeding or demand against the University Releasees, nor join or assist in the prosecution of any claim for money or other damages which anyone may have, on account of injuries (including death), losses, or damages sustained by me, other parties, or my (or others') property in connection with my participation in the Activity, and I waive any right I may have to do so.
. I will defend, indemnify, hold harmless, and reimburse the University Releasees from and for all damages, losses, costs, or expenses (including legal fees) incurred by the University Releasees or paid by them to any person (including me or my insurers) in respect of any accident, injury (including death), loss, or property damage, however caused, resulting from, arising out of, or otherwise in connection with my participation in the Activity. I will reimburse the University Releasees if anyone makes a claim against the University Releasees in connection with my participation in the Activity, including, without limitation, any accident I may be involved in or any injury, loss, or damage to me, other parties, or property, however caused.
. I hereby grant the University, without limitation, the right to use my name and likeness in connection with the Activity for any publicity without further compensation or permission.
Close Terms and Conditions
By my signature below I agree that I have read this waiver of liability, assumption of risk, and hold harmless agreement, fully understand its terms, and understand that I am giving up substantial rights, including my right to sue.
I acknowledge that I am signing the agreement freely and voluntarily, and do accept full responsibility as outlined above, and intend my signature hereto to be a complete, full and unconditional release of any and all liability to the
greatest extent allowed by law.