WEST CHESTER GUN CLUB
WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY
THIS IS AN IMPORTANT CONTRACT WHICH GIVES UP CERTAIN RIGHTS. READ IT CAREFULLY.
In consideration of West Chester Gun Club (WCGC) furnishing services, equipment, and/or the facilities and in consideration of my participating in clay shooting and other WCGC activities (the “Sport”), I agree as follows:This is an important contract which gives up certain rights,read it carefully.
I fully understand and acknowledge that:
- There are risks and dangers in my use of Sport equipment (guns and archery equipment) and my participation in the Sport, including:
a. risks from handling firearms;
b. risks from being near others who are handling firearms;
c. risks of injury or death from ammunition and shots from other guns;
d. risks of injury from recoil or misfiring of the firearm I am using;
e. risks from handling or being near others who are handling archery equipment;
f. risks that exist from tripping, falling or otherwise being injured on the property of others.
- My participation in the Sport, use of Sport equipment, and/or presence at WCGC’s facilities may result in personal injury, death or other ailments that could cause serious disability damage to or loss of personal property.
- These risks and dangers may be caused by mechanical failures, or by the negligence of other participants, or by the action or inaction of WCGC, its employees or agents, or by accidents, breaches of contract, forces of nature or other causes. Risks and dangers are inherent in the Sport, and may arise from foreseeable or unforeseeable causes.
Recognizing and accepting all of these risks and dangers, I, on behalf of myself, my family, heirs, executors, administrators, representatives and assigns, assume all risks and dangers and all responsibility for any losses and/or damages which result from my participation in the Sport or my presence in or on WCGC’s facilities.We recommend new shooters to take lessons and a safety briefing.
I, for myself, my spouse, family, heirs, executors, administrators, legal representatives, and assigns, hereby release, waive, discharge and exonerate, and agree not to sue, West Chester Gun Club, and its officers, shareholders, directors, employees, and agents (collectively, Releasees) from any and all claims actions or losses for injuries, property damage, death, loss of services or other, arising out of my participation in the Sport or my presence in or on WCGC’s facilities, whether due to the fault or negligence of Releasees, circumstances beyond Releasees control, or any other cause.
I HAVE READ THIS RELEASE AND WAIVER, AND I UNDERSTAND IT. IT IS MY INTENTION TO RELIEVE WCGC FROM LIABILITY FOR INJURIES, PROPERTY, DAMAGE, OR DEATH CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE OR ANY OTHER CAUSES. I HAVE ALSO READ, UNDERSTOOD, AND WILL FOLLOW THE WCGC RANGE RULES AND SAFETY PROCEDURES, WHICH ARE POSTED ON THE WCGC WEBSITE, AND ARE POSTED AROUND THE WCGC PROPERTY.
INTENDING TO BE LEGALLY BOUND:
Signature and Date:______________________________________________