Each rider will be required to sign WAIVER before the tour. Rider’s full name, date of birth and signature must be provided on the form.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF RISKS. ASSUMPTION OF RISK. RESPONSIBILITY & RELEASE OF LIABILITY DURING THE TOUR/RENT AND PHOTOGRAPH(S) TAKEN.
HELMETS ARE PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE.
WARNING: There are significant elements of risk in any adventure, sport or activity associated with electric self-balanced transporters (referred to herein as “eTWO”) and the use of any equipment. There is a mandatory workshop for you to master the basics-moving, maneuvering, shifting, braking and turning before beginning your activity, to obey traffic regulations, to avoid reckless driving and to yield to pedestrians. Otherwise you pose a danger to yourself and to others. You are to ride only on the safe path.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF RISKS: I recognize that there are inherent risks in this type of activity. These risks may result in serious injury or death, and include but are not limited to the following:
1) Falls; 2) Collisions with pedestrians, cycles, cycles riders, vehicles, manmade and natural objects; 3) Hazards of trails, routes or roadways including even or unstable surfaces, steep grades, sharp turns, and/or; 4) The presence of water, sand, gravel, mud, oil and debris – which may inhibit my ability to maneuver or stop; 5) Cold weather and heat related injuries or illnesses including hypothermia, frosting, frostbite, heat exhaustion, heat stroke, and dehydration; 6) Inclement weather, fog banks which can reduce visibility to near zero, varied or severe wind, weather or physical coordination, ability to balance or control a ride, the speed at which I travel and my ability to follow directions; 7) Equipment failure including tire puncture and problems in shifting and or braking; 8) Loss of or damage to personal property; 9) Fatigue, joints discomfort, chill and or dizziness, which may diminish my reaction time and increase the risk of an accident; 10) Accidents or illnesses occurring in remote places where there are no available medical facilities.
I understand the description of these risks is not complete and that unknown or unanticipated risks may result in injury, illness or death.
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE: I understand that the use of alcohol or drugs may impair my abilities to ride safely. I certify that I have not consumed nor will consume alcohol and drugs before and during the activity. I agree to return all provided equipment in clean condition. I accept full responsibility for the care of the equipment. I will be responsible for the replacement, at full retail value, of any equipment that is damaged or not returned to eTWORIDE representative.
EXPRESS ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND RESPONSIBILITY: I agree to assume responsibility for those risks identified herein and those not specifically identified. I hereby certify that I am physically and mentally capable of participating in this activity. My participation in this activity is purely voluntary. No one is forcing me to participate. I elect to participate in spite of the risks. Therefore, I assume full responsibility for myself and any minor children for which I am responsible, for bodily injury, accidents, illness, death, loss of personal property, and any related expenses. Head injuries pose a serious risk to riders. I understand the benefit of wearing and ANSI or SNELL approved safety helmet while riding.
COVENANT OF GOOD FAITH: I recognize that eTWORIDE as provider of services, will operate under a covenant of good faith and fair dealing but that company agent may find it necessary to terminate an activity due to forces of nature, medical necessities or problems in the group, and or refuse or terminate, my participation or the participation of any person you judge to be incapable of meeting the rigors or requirements or participation in the activity. I accept your right to take such actions for the safety of myself and or other participants I acknowledge that no guarantees have been made with respect to cycling objectives.
AUTHORIZATION: I hereby authorize any medical treatment deemed necessary in the event of any injury while participating in the activity. I either have appropriate insurance or in its absence agree to pay all costs of rescue and/or medical services as may be incurred on my/our behalf. I agree that if I expressed consent to take any film or photographs (images) of me, as participants, by eTWORIDE representative, it becomes your property and may be used for promotional or commercial purposes, and that I will receive no money or compensation of any kind for any such image(s).
RELEASE: In consideration of services of property provided, I, for myself and any minor children for which I am parent, legal guardian or otherwise responsible, any heirs, personal representative or assigns, do hereby release, waive and discharge and covenant not to sue HOLLYWOOD TOUR (dba), and its principals, directors, officers, agents, employees and volunteers, and each and every landowner, the COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES and its SPECIAL DISTRICTS, elected and appointed officers, employees, and agents from liability from any and all claims arising out of, or in any way related to, the activity I engage in pursuant to this rental, excepting those due to the gross negligence or willful misconduct of the entities described in this release.
I have carefully read and fully understand the foregoing warning, acknowledgment of risks, assumption of risk and responsibility, and release of liability I understand that by signing this document I am waiving valuable legal rights, including the right to sue, and sign it freely and willingly.
If the participant is under 18, the Parent or Legal Guardian must also sign.