Waiver and Release Form for Communicable Diseases Including COVID-19

MUST READ • MUST READ • MUST READ

As a mandatory precondition in order to play or otherwise participate in the Lynnfield Men’s Over-40 Softball League in 2020, all players are required to read and then electronically “sign” the Communicable Diseases Including COVID-19 Waiver and Release Form below.

It’s real simple. If you want to play this year, you need to read, complete, and submit this form.

For health or other reasons, if you are uncomfortable with playing this season and now no longer wish to participate in 2020, please notify your coach ASAP.

Everyone please stay safe.


ASSUMPTION OF RISK/WAIVER OF LIABILITY/INDEMNIFICATION AGREEMENT

In consideration of being allowed to participate on behalf of the Lynnfield Men’s Over-40 Softball League athletic program and all related events and activities, the undersigned acknowledges, appreciates, and agrees that:

  1. Participation includes possible exposure to and illness from various infectious diseases including but not limited to MRSA, influenza, and COVID-19. While particular rules and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of serious illness and death does exist; and,
  1. I KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, both known and unknown, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES or others, and assume full responsibility for my participation; and,
  1. I willingly agree to comply with the stated and customary terms and conditions for participation relative to protection against infectious diseases. If, however, I observe any unusual or significant hazard during my presence or participation, I will remove myself from participation and bring such to the attention of the nearest official immediately; and,
  1. I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS the Lynnfield Men’s Over-40 Softball League, their officers, officials, agents, and/or employees, other participants, sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, and if applicable, owners and lessors of premises used to conduct the event (“RELEASEES”), WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL ILLNESS, DISABILITY, DEATH, or loss or damage to person or property, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE, to the fullest extent permitted by law.

I HAVE READ THIS RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT, AND SIGN IT FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT.

NOTE: All fields in the Waiver and Release Form below are mandatory to be completed.

By checking the “I Agree” box below and subsequently submitting this form, I am formally signing the Communicable Diseases Including COVID-19 Waiver and Release Form and acknowledge that I have carefully read and fully understand all the above conditions and agree to all the terms as state in this Waiver and Release Form as a mandatory precondition in order to play or otherwise participate in the Lynnfield Men’s Over-40 Softball League for the 2020 season.