As a condition of participation in the Palm Beach Symphony's ("PBS") concert, I hereby agree as follows:
I acknowledge that the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has warned of the risk of getting very sick from the Coronavirus Disease 2019 ("COVID-19"). I have read and understand the CDC's recommendations, including those found at the following webpage, https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/specific-groups/high-risk-complications.html. I am aware of the contagious nature of COVID-19 and have voluntarily chosen to participate in PBS' concert despite warning and notice.
I acknowledge that PBS musicians and other independent contractors may come into contact with multiple individuals, including other musicians participating in the concert, employees, and members of the public and might become exposed to or contract COVID-19. I also acknowledge that although PBS takes precautions to reduce the likelihood of transmission of COVID-19 by its musicians and independent contractors, PBS cannot guarantee that I will not become infected with COVID-19.
I knowingly acknowledge that by participating in PBS' concert, I am exposing myself to the risk of becoming infected with COVID-19, which may result in serious personal injury, illness, permanent disability, and death. I understand the risk of becoming exposed to or infected by COVID-19 may result from the actions, negligence and failure to act of myself and others, including, but not limited to, family members, musicians with whom I come into contact, and the Released Parties (as defined below I agree to assume all of the foregoing risks, and accept personal responsibility for any injury (including, but not limited to, personal injury, disability, and death), illness, damage, loss, claim, liability or expense, of any kind or nature, that I may suffer arising out of or in connection with my becoming exposed to or infected by COVID-19 while participating in PBS' concert.
On my own behalf, and on behalf of my heirs, executors, administrators and next of kin, I hereby release, covenant not to sue, and forever discharge the Released Parties of and from all liabilities, claims, actions, damages, costs or expenses of any nature ("Claims") arising out of or in any way connected with my becoming exposed to or infected by COVID-19 while participating in PBS' concert, and further agree to indemnify and hold each of the Released Parties harmless from and against any and all such Claims. I understand that this release and indemnity includes any Claims based on the negligence, action or inaction of any of the Released Parties and covers bodily injury (including death) due to COVID-19, whether a COVID-19 infection occurs before, during or after PBS' concert.
For the purposes hereof, the "Released Parties" are PBS, its officers, directors, members, employees, agents, contractors, subcontractors, other visitors/guests, representatives, successors, and assigns, as well as other affiliated or related companies and individuals.