Volunteer Release and Waiver of Liability
In return for being allowed to participate as a Trees Forever volunteer and in related activities, the undersigned Volunteer – or Parent/Legal Guardian of Volunteer (if under age 18) – hereby agrees not to sue and releases Trees Forever and its officers, directors, employees, sub-contractors, sponsors, agents and affiliates from all present and future claims that may be made by me, my family, estate, heirs or assigns for property damage, personal injury, or wrongful death arising as a result of my participation in such activities.
I understand that the scope of my relationship with Trees Forever is limited to a volunteer position and that no compensation is expected in return for services provided and that Trees Forever will not provide any benefits associated with employment.
I understand that I am responsible for my own insurance coverage in the event of personal injury or illness or damage to my property or the property of others during or as a result of services provided to Trees Forever.
I understand that there are certain risks associated with the volunteer activities I am participating in, including, but not limited to:
Heavy lifting, sharp/dangerous tools (manual or power), un-level or un-stable terrain, uncertain weather conditions, and hazardous materials (may be used for eradication of invasive plant species).
I represent that, to my knowledge, I am in good health and suffer no physical impairment that would or should prevent my participation in volunteer activities.
I grant and convey to Trees Forever all right, title and interest in any and all photographs, images, video, or audio recordings of me or my likeness or voice in connection with my providing volunteer services and participating in any activity.
I understand that this document is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of the state in which the Volunteer Activities take place and agree that if any portion of this Agreement is invalid, the remainder will continue in full legal force and effect.