© 2019 by Amanda Ross

Assumption of Risk and Waiver of Liability

 

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

 

In consideration of the use of designated San José City College recreational facilities and equipment in the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room, I agree as follows:

 

1. Assumption of Risk.

I understand and acknowledge that use of the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room is entirely voluntary and involves serious risk including but not limited to property damage, bodily injury, permanent disability, paralysis and death. These risks may result from the use of the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room and the equipment located there, the acts of others, or the unavailability of emergency medical care or immediate staff response. I knowingly and freely assume all such risks, both known and unknown, and assume full responsibility for my use of the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room.

 

2. Certification.

 

I am in good physical and mental health and do not have any physical or mental conditions that could affect my ability to use the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room.

 

3. Compliance With Policies.

 

I have read and agree to comply with the following College Policies of the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room and understand that my failure to comply with these Policies may result in my right to use the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room being suspended, revoked or denied.

 

POLICIES OF THE SJCC FITNESS CENTER, WEIGHT ROOM & ADAPTED WEIGHT ROOM

 

• Appropriate workout attire is required, including footwear.

• You must bring your own personal towel.

• Food is not allowed in the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room.

• No smoking or vaping of any kind is allowed in the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room.

• No tobacco use of any kind is allowed in the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room.

• You must re-rack your weight and equipment after usage.

• You must wipe down your equipment after use.

• Please report any equipment issues to fitness center staff.

• Please report any facility-related injuries to fitness center staff.

• No guests or children under the age of 18 are allowed in the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room.

 

4. Release and Waiver of Liability.

 

I, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, hereby voluntarily release, discharge, waive and relinquish all actions or causes of action for personal injury, property damage, death or loss of any kind whatsoever occurring to myself as a result of engaging in the use of the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room, wherever or however the same may occur and for whatever period said use or activities may continue.

 

I, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, hereby voluntarily release any and all information I provide in this form to be used at the discretion of San José City College, San José Evergreen Community College District, its trustees, employees, agents and volunteers for the gym. 

 

5. Indemnification and Hold Harmless.

 

I, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, hereby voluntarily indemnify and hold harmless San José City College, San José Evergreen Community College District, its trustees, employees, agents and volunteers from and against any liability whatsoever for any property damage, property loss, property theft, personal injury, death, claim or any damage of any kind whatsoever, which may arise out of relate to any use of the Fitness Center, Weight Room and Adapted Weight Room, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law.