RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY
I HAVE CAREFULLY READ THIS AGREEMENT AND FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS CONTENTS. I AM AWARE THAT THIS IS A RELEASE OF LIABILITY, AND CONSTITUTES A CONTRACT BETWEEN ME AND TRISHA JO OF TRISHA JO PHOTOGRAPHY. I SIGN THIS AGREEMENT FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT DURESS OR COERCION AND I AM AND HAVE BEEN FULLY INFORMED OF THE CONSEQUENCES OF MY SIGNATURE HERETO.
I am a voluntary participant in a photographic event with a live animal.
I AM AWARE THAT PARTICIPATION IN A PHOTOGRAPHIC EVENT WITH LIVE ANIMALS PROVIDED BY TRISHA JO OF TRISHA JO PHOTOGRAPHY MAY INVOLVE PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES THAT COULD POTENTIALLY LEAD TO SICKNESS, INJURY OR EVEN DEATH. I AM VOLUNTARILY PARTICIPATING IN THESE ACTIVITIES WITH KNOWLEDGE OF THE DANGER INVOLVED, AND AGREE TO ASSUME ANY AND ALL RISKS OF BODILY INJURY, DEATH, PROPERTY DAMAGE, OR OTHER LOSS, WHETHER THOSE RISKS ARE KNOWN OR UNKNOWN. I AM EXPRESSLY ASSUMING THE RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH MY PARTICIPATION IN THIS ACTIVITY.
I certify that I am fully capable of participating in this activity. Therefore, I assume and accept full responsibility for myself, including all minor children in my care, custody, and control, for bodily injury, death, or loss of personal property and expenses as a result of those inherent risks and dangers not specifically identified, and as a result of my negligence in participating in this activity.
I hereby waive, release and forever discharge Trisha Jo of Trisha jo Photography (“Released Parties”) from any and all claims I may have now or arising in the future related to my participation in the photography session. I covenant and agree not to sue any Released Parties for any such claims. I hereby waive, release and forever discharge the Released Parties from all of the following (the “Claims”): any and all claims, liabilities of every kind, demands, damages (including direct, indirect, incidental, special and/or consequential), losses (economic and non-economic), and causes of action, of any kind or nature, which I have or may have in the future (including court costs, attorneys’ fees and litigation expenses), that may arise out of, result from, or relate to my participation in the photographic event with a live animal (horse) or my travel to and from such activities . I understand and acknowledge that these Claims include, but are not limited to, causes of action for death, personal injury, partial or permanent disability, negligence, and property damage or theft; causes of action relating to the provision of first aid, medical care, medical treatment, or medical decisions; and claims for medical or hospital expenses, including medical transportation services. I understand and agree that the foregoing waiver, release and discharge applies even if the Claims are caused by the negligent acts, omissions, or carelessness of any Released Parties. I understand that this waiver, release and discharge operates for myself as well as on behalf of my spouse, children, parents, guardians, heirs, next of kin and any legal or personal representatives, executors, administrators, successors and assigns, or anyone else who might claim or sue on my behalf. I further agree to indemnify and hold harmless all released parties from any claims which I might make or which might be made on my behalf by others or which might be made against me by others, arising from my participation in the activities provided by the released parties, my travel to or from such activities.
This waiver shall remain valid unless expressly revoked by the participant or parent or guardian of a minor, in writing, with receipt acknowledged by the released parties.