In consideration of being allowed to participate in events or activities at Osceola County Animal Services I, the undersigned participant, parent, or legal guardian, herein (“Participant”) acknowledges, and agrees that:
By participating in events or activities at Osceola County Animal Services there are certain risks to me arising from or related to possible exposure to communicable diseases including, but not limited to, the virus “severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)”, which is responsible for the Coronavirus Disease (also known as COVID-19) and/or any mutation or variation thereof (collectively referred to as “Communicable Diseases”). I am fully aware of the hazards associated with such Communicable Diseases and knowingly and voluntarily assume full responsibility for any and all risk of personal injury or other loss that I may sustain in connection with such Communicable Diseases.
I, for myself or for my minor child(ren) or ward(s), and on behalf of my/our heirs, assigns, beneficiaries, executors, administrators, personal representatives, and next of kin, hereby expressly release, indemnify, hold harmless, and forever discharge Osceola County, and its officers, elected and non-elected officials, agents, representatives, employees, volunteers, other participants, sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and lessors of the premises upon which the events or activities take place (the “Released Parties”), from any and all claims, demands, suits, causes of action, losses, and liability of any kind whatsoever, whether in law or equity, arising out of or related to any ILLNESS, INJURY, DISABILITY, DEATH, OR OTHER DAMAGES incurred due to or in connection with any Communicable Diseases, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASED PARTIES OR OTHERWISE, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
I agree that this Agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by the laws of the State of Florida, and if any portion hereof is held invalid, it is agreed that the remainder shall continue in full legal force and effect. This agreement shall be held complimentary and in addition to any other agreements, waiver, or other contracts entered into by the Released Parties and the Participant.