I am aware in signing this document for participation in the outdoor activity offered by Arpin Canoë Restigouche Inc. that certain elements of the activity are physically, mentally, socially, and emotionally demanding. Furthermore, I understand that certain risks and dangers (such as those listed below) exist in the activity in which I will be participating. These risks include, but are not limited to, loss or damage to personal property, injury or fatality due to inclement weather, slipping, falling, insect bites, falling objects, immersion in cold water, hypothermia (cold exposure), hyperthermia (heat exposure), or suffering any type of accident or illness inremote areas without easy access to medical facilities, or while travelling to and from the activity sites. I acknowledge that in spite of reasonable efforts undertaken by the owners and staff of Arpin Canoë Restigouche Inc. to minimize all known risks, all dangers (hazards and perils) associated with the activity cannot be foreseen. I have a duty and responsibility to follow the safety standards, guidelines and procedures established by the instructor(s) and/or guide(s) and will make them aware at any point during the activity in which I question my knowledge of these standards, guidelines and procedures or my ability to participate.
I understand and assume all dangers (hazards and perils) and risks associated with this activity and waive all claim or causes of action that may arise and I do hereby release all persons or agents of Arpin Canoë Restigouche Inc. from liability whether caused by, employees, gross negligence, breach of contract, strict liability, or otherwise which I may have against the owners of Arpin Canoë Restigouche Inc. its successors and assigns, its agents, employees volunteers, and their heirs, executors, and assigns. Furthermore, I give my consent to the members of the staff or other medical personnel to treat me in an emergency situation. My signature on this document is also intended to bind my successors, heirs, representatives, administrators and assigns. By signing this waiver of claim form, I indicate that I have read it.
I agree to be responsible of all damage or loss of canoes and other equipment during the rental period. I have the responsibility of knowing and using: the security signs, proper environmental ethic as well as the proper ethic towards anglers and other canoeist. I also have the responsibility of knowing the take out area and the risk involved in a canoeing activity. I am aware that ARPIN CANOE RESTIGOUCHE INC. is not responsible for accidents, loss and/or damage of personal materials, damages, injuries and/or fatalities that could occur during the use of canoeing and camping equipment. I confirm by signing and dating this document that I have read the above information.