Volunteer Waiver and Release
I have read this form carefully. In consideration of being allowed
to volunteer/participate in any way in the SkyRise Chicago / Tower Up! Event conducted by the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab d/b/a Rehabilitation Institute
of Chicago (“SRAlab”) at Willis
Tower, 233 South Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois, on November 3, 2019, which includes,
but is not limited to, various
volunteer assignments and/or activities (the SkyRise Chicago/Tower Up! Event and all pre and post volunteer assignments and/or activities are together herein defined as the “Event”),
Acknowledge and fully understand that I may be engaging
in physical activities which
may pose a substantial risk of serious bodily
injury, including permanent disability and death, which might result from my own actions,
inactions and/or negligence of others,
the condition of the premises and/or any equipment used. I attest and verify that I am physically
fit to volunteer at the Event. I
understand that volunteering may involve climbing and/or descending three or
more flights of stairs during the Event. Further, I acknowledge and fully understand that there may be other risks not known to me or not reasonably foreseeable at this time.
2. Consent to volunteer
at the Event and understand that at any time I may choose
not to volunteer in any part of the Event.
3. Assume all of the risks and accept personal responsibility for the damages following such injury, permanent disability and/or death, if any.
Assume any and all risks related
to damaged, lost and/or stolen
property, if any.
5. Understand that there will be no refunds or payments
whatsoever with respect to my volunteering in this Event.
6. Agree that I shall, at all times, comply with all instructions given by the Event officials or building
security and I will not interfere
with the safe enjoyment of the Event by other volunteers and/or participants. I further understand and agree that Event officials and/or building security
reserve the right to refuse
admission to any person and to remove
persons from the Event and/or building for any reason.
7. On my behalf and on behalf of my family,
heirs, successors, and assigns,
indemnify, discharge and covenant not to sue, BRE 312 Owner LLC, BRE 312 Skydeck LLC, Equity
Office Management Corp., SRAlab, and their respective members, officers, directors, shareholders, managers, agents, employees, trustees, independent contractors, coaches, affiliates, representatives, administrators, sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, mortgagees, tenants,
and their respective heirs, successors and assigns (all of which are hereinafter referred to as the “Released Parties”) from any and all judgments, claims, rights of action, demands,
losses, fees, including
attorneys' fees, costs or damages on account of injury,
including death or damage to property, caused
or alleged to be caused in whole or in part by the negligence of any of the Released Parties regarding
8. I further grant permission to SRAlab,
BRE 312 Owner LLC, BRE 312 Skydeck LLC and Equity Office Management Corp., to use my name, address, voice, statements, image and/or photographs and/or tapes and/or recordings and/or health information (if any) related to this Event for any purpose that SRAlab, BRE
312 Owner LLC, BRE 312 Skydeck LLC or Equity Office Management Corp. so deems, and I shall have no right to inspect or approve
9. I understand and agree that if I am under 18 years of age, I may
serve as a volunteer at the Event
only at the ground level or the Skydeck level of Willis Tower. Without limiting the foregoing, if I am under
18 years of age, I will not serve or otherwise act as a volunteer within the stairwells of Willis Tower.