COVID-19 Safety Acknowledgment -- Liability Waiver and Release of Claims
1. Attendance Protocols
Pega will follow the latest local, state, and federal guidelines and may implement additional safeguards for the safety of our attendees and host site. Attendees may be required to follow any guidelines required by the event site. We will continue to keep you informed as guidelines change.
Failure to comply with the Attendance Protocols may result in immediate removal from the Event without reimbursement or refund.
2. Duty to Self-Monitor
You agree to self-monitor for signs and symptoms of COVID-19 (symptoms typically include, but are not limited to, fever, cough, and shortness of breath) and, contact [email protected] if you experience symptoms of COVID-19 during an Event or within 14 days after attending an Event.
3. Assumption of the Risk
You acknowledge and understand the following:
- Participation in an Event includes possible exposure to and illness from infectious diseases, including but not limited to COVID-19. While following the Attendance Protocols may reduce the risk of contracting an infectious disease, including COVID-19, the risk of serious illness and death nonetheless does exist. To be clear, the are no measures Pega can take to protect you while attending an Event from the possibility of being exposed to and becoming ill from an infectious disease such as COVID-19.
- You knowingly and freely assume all such risks related to exposure to an infectious diseases, such as COVID-19, while attending an Event even if arising from the negligence or fault of the Released Parties (as defined below); and
- You hereby knowingly assume the risk of injury, harm and loss associated with attending an Event, including any injury, harm and loss caused by the negligence, fault or conduct of any kind on the part of the Released Parties.
4. RELEASE AND WAIVER
YOU HEREBY RELEASE, WAIVE AND FOREVER DISCHARGE ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS, AND DEMANDS OF WHATEVER KIND OR NATURE AGAINST PEGA AND ITS AFFILIATED EVENT PARTNERS AND SPONSORS, INCLUDING IN EACH CASE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, VOLUNTEERS, AND AGENTS (THE “RELEASED PARTIES”), EITHER IN LAW OR IN EQUITY, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES OR LOSSES CAUSED BY THE NEGLIGENCE, FAULT OR CONDUCT OF ANY KIND ON THE PART OF THE RELEASED PARTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DEATH, BODILY INJURY, ILLNESS, ECONOMIC LOSS OR OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES, OR LOSS OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, WHICH YOU, YOUR HEIRS, ASSIGNEES, NEXT OF KIN AND/OR LEGALLY APPOINTED OR DESIGNATED REPRESENTATIVES, MAY HAVE OR WHICH MAY HEREINAFTER ACCRUE ON YOUR BEHALF, WHICH ARISE OR MAY HEREAFTER ARISE FROM YOUR PARTICIPATION IN AN EVENT.