If accepted to be a Native Plant Master volunteer, I agree to adhere to all Native Plant Master Program guidelines including a background check through Colorado State University.
I, the undersigned participant, exercising my own free choice to participate voluntarily in Native Plant Master® courses, classes or volunteer activities (collectively the "Activities"), and promising to take due care during such participation, hereby acknowledge that I have been informed of the nature of the Activities and that I am aware of the hazards and risks which may be associated with my participation in the Activities, including the risks of bodily injury, death or damage to property which may occur from known or unknown causes. I understand, accept, and assume all such hazards and risks, and waive all claims against the State of Colorado, The Board of Governors of the Colorado State University System, Colorado State University, Colorado State University Extension, Jefferson County, and their directors, officers, agents, employees and volunteers. I understand that I am solely responsible for any costs arising out of any bodily injury or property damage that I may sustain through my participation in normal or unusual acts associated with the Activities, regardless of whose fault may be the cause of my injuries or damages, EVEN IF CAUSED BY CARELESSNESS OR NEGLIGENCE, so long as the conduct which caused the injuries or damages was not grossly negligent, or willful and wanton.
Further, I hereby indemnify and hold harmless The Board of Governors of the Colorado State UniversitySystem, Colorado State University, Colorado State University Extension, Jefferson County and theirmembers, officers, agents, employees, and any other persons or entities acting on their behalf, and thesuccessors and assigns for any and all of the aforementioned persons and entities, against any and allclaims, demands, and causes of action whatsoever, whether presently known or unknown, of anyperson who suffers any injury, disability, death or other harm, to person or property or both, as a resultof my participation in and/or presence at Activities.
I have had sufficient time to review and seek explanation of the provisions contained above, havecarefully read them, understand them fully, and agree to be bound by them. After careful deliberation, Ivoluntarily give my consent and agree to this Release From Responsibility, Assumption of Risk, andWaiver.
Please check all that apply so we can demonstrate we are serving diverse audiences. Responses are strictly confidential and will only be reported in aggregate to meet University requirements.