Release of Liability Waiver
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HARBOR YAK, LLC. EQUIPMENT RENTAL/WAIVER AGREEMENT AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY
*ALL INFORMATION IS REQUIRED*
Full Name: ______________________________________________
Drivers License #: ________________________________________
Description of Vehicle: ____________________________________
Emergency Contact: _______________________________________
I understand that my Drivers’ License or State issued ID will be held as a security deposit during the rental duration and will be returned upon return of all rented equipment. Rentals are due back no later than_______________________. I understand that due to unforeseen inclement weather, I may be required to return the rented equipment IMMEDIATELY as required by HARBOR YAK, LLC.
I declare that I and the persons for whom I am responsible for are in good health and physically able to safely participate in this water sport. Any decision to exit the Canoe/SUP/Kayak is done at the renter’s risk. I am aware that medical assistance may not be readily available due to the nature of the activity.
I agree to participate in this activity, only if every member of my party including myself, is issued and properly uses a life jacket provided by HARBOR YAK, LLC. realizing that the proper use of life jacket is our responsibility.
I am responsible for the return of this equipment in the same state in which I received it. I agree to pay in full for any repairs or replacement if the equipment is damaged or lost. If HARBOR YAK, LLC. has to retrieve any rented equipment I will pay for retrieval fee. If equipment is not retrievable, I will reimburse for total cost of replacement equipment. I further agree to make every reasonable effort to return all equipment to point-of-sale.
I AM AWARE THAT KAYAKING/CANOEING/PADDLE BOARDING IS A DANGEROUS SPORT AND THE RISKS INVOLVED. I UNDERSTAND THAT HARBOR YAK, LLC. IS IN NO WAY RESPONSIBLE FOR MY SAFETY AND/OR MEMBERS OF RENTAL GROUP AND THE SAFETY OF THE EQUIPMENT I AM RENTING.
Participating in said activities, I hereby knowingly and expressly assume all responsibility in the case of injury or loss of life and damage to person and/or property. I fully realize that HARBOR YAK, LLC. or its agents are not responsible for any such injury, loss of life, or damage to person or property arising from my participation.
This contract shall be governed by and constructed in accordance with the laws of the state of Ohio. On behalf of myself, personal representatives, and my heirs hereby covenant not to sue and I agree to release, hold harmless, and indemnify HARBOR YAK, LLC., and its agents, employees, or successors from any and all contract or negligence claims and suits for bodily injury, property damage, wrongful death, or loss of services that may arise out of my participation in this activity or in the participation of those persons or children for whom I am legally responsible for.
As a parent/guardian/authorized supervisor of a minor child I make this agreement individually on behalf of this minor child to induce HARBOR YAK, LLC. to allow the child to ride in a canoe/SUP/kayak. NOTICE! You are agreeing to allow your minor child to engage in a potentially dangerous activity. You are agreeing that there is a chance your child may be seriously injured or killed by participation in this activity due to inherent dangers that cannot be avoided or eliminated. By signing this form, you are giving up your child’s right and your right to recover from HARBOR YAK, LLC. in a lawsuit for any personal injury, including death, to your child or property damage that results from participation of activity. You have the right to refuse this form and HARBOR YAK, LLC. has the right to refuse to let your child participate if form is not signed. I further state that I am of lawful age and legally competent to sign this agreement. I also understand that this is a contract and I have signed this contract of my own free will.
Participation of water activities outside of break wall boundaries is at the risk of canoe/SUP/kayak operator. It is recommended to have knowledge of current and future weather, wave, and wind status. I am aware that the weather conditions can change instantaneously. Involuntary early return due to weather conditions will receive a pro-rated voucher for future use.
Participants hereby grant Harbor Yak, LLC and it’s agents the right to take photographs/video of participant in connection with participation in activities. Participant hereby authorizes Harbor Yak, LLC to copyright, use and publishing in print/electronic media. Participant agrees that Harbor Yak, LLC may use such photographs/video for any lawful purpose including but not limited to publicity, illustration, advertising and web content.
For consumer convenience locks and lockers are available for storage at a fist come first serve basis. HARBOR YAK, LLC. is not responsible for any damaged, lost or stolen items that may occur while participating in activities in relation to HARBOR YAK, LLC. or otherwise.
**Any canoe/SUP/kayak returned late will result in a $0.50 per minute late fee.**
I HAVE FULLY INFORMED MYSELF OF THE CONTENTS OF THIS AGREEMENT BY
READING IT BEFORE I SIGNED. ___________ (Initial)
________________________________ (Signature of Participant or Parent/Guardian)
Please list children in your party. Other users over 18 in your party SIGN BELOW agreeing to this liability release and rental agreement.