Covid-19 Safety Acknowledgement
Liability Waiver and Release of Claims
COVID-19 SAFETY INFORMATION:
While participating in events held or sponsored by the New York State Federation of Lake Associations, Inc. (NYSFOLA), consistent with Centers for Disease Control (CDC), NYS Department of Health, Cortland County, and NY guidelines, participants are encouraged to practice hand hygiene, social distancing, and wear face coverings to reduce the risks of exposure to COVID-19. Because COVID-19 is extremely contagious and is spread mainly from person-to-person contact, NYSFOLA cannot guarantee that its attendees, volunteers, exhibitors, speakers, or others in attendance will not become infected with COVID-19.
In light of the ongoing spread of COVID-19, individuals who fall within any of the categories below should not engage
in NYSFOLA events.
By attending the NYSFOLA annual conference, you certify that you do not fall into any of the
1. Individuals who currently or within the past ten (10) days have experienced any symptoms associated with
COVID-19 which include, but are not limited to, flu-like symptoms, fever, cough, and shortness of breath.
2. Individuals who believe that they may have been exposed to a confirmed or suspected case of COVID-19 or
have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and are not yet cleared as non-contagious by state or local public health
authorities or the health care team responsible for their treatment.
DUTY TO SELF MONITOR:
Attendees, volunteers, exhibitors, speakers, or others in attendance agree to self-monitor for signs and symptoms of
COVID-19 and agree to notify NYSFOLA staff and leave the premises if symptoms develop. They further agree to
contact NYSFOLA at firstname.lastname@example.org if they experience symptoms of COVID-19 within ten (10) days after
ACKNOWLEDGEMENT AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK:
I acknowledge that I derive personal satisfaction and benefit by virtue of my participation and/or voluntarism with NYSFOLA, and I willingly engage in the NYSFOLA Annual Conference at the the Little York Pavillion at Dwyer Memorial Park in Preble, NY.
By registering for the NYSFOLA Central NY Conference, I acknowledge that participation includes possible exposure to and illness from infectious diseases including to but not limited to COVID-19. While particular rules and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of serious illness and death does exist.
RELEASE AND WAIVER:
BY REGISTERING FOR THIS CONFERENCE, I HEREBY RELEASE, WAIVE AND FOREVER DISCHARGE ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS, AND DEMANDS
OF WHATEVER KIND OR NATURE, AGAINST THE NEW YORK STATE FEDERATION OF LAKE ASSOCIATIONS, INC AND ITS AFFILIATED PARTNERS AND SPONSORS, INCLUDING IN EACH CASE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, VOLUNTEERS, AND AGENTS, EITHER IN LAW OR IN EQUITY, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DEATH, BODILY INJURY, ILLNESS, ECONOMIC LOSS OR OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES, OR LOSS TO PROPERTY, WHICH I, MY HEIRS, ASSIGNEES, NEXT OF KIN AND/OR LEGALLY APOPINTED OR DESIGNATED REPRESENTATIVES, MAY HAVE OR WHICH MAY HEREINAFTER ACCRUE ON MY BEHALF, WHICH ARISE OR MAY HEREAFTER ARISE FROM MY PARTICIPATION AT THE NYSFOLA CNY REGIONAL CONFERENCE