ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK
I acknowledge that sending my child(ren) for in-person instruction and/or to participate in Religious Education activities involves certain risks due to the COVID pandemic may pose a threat to the safety of my child(ren). I expressly acknowledge the due to the contagious nature of COVID-19, my child(ren) may be exposed to and/or contract COVID-19 by attending in-person instruction, and/or by participating in related activities, and that, if infected, the risks include personal injury, illness, permanent disability, and death despite the implementation of and adherence to its COVID procedures as there are no known processes to eliminate all risk of spread or infection. I hereby assume all risk of my child(ren) attending in-person Religious Education instruction, and/or by participating in related activities, and take responsibility for all such risk and any injury or damage that I and/or my minor child(ren) may suffer as a result of attending Religious Education and/or participating in Religious Education activities. I acknowledge that, despite the aforementioned risks, I will review the Religious Education COVID protocols with my child(ren) and adhere to all school COVID protocols stated herein and that may change from time to time.
WAIVER OF LIABILITY
To the fullest extent permitted by law, I further agree on behalf of myself and my child(ren) and my heirs, executors, agents, successors and assigns, hereby agree to waive, relinquish, release, defend, indemnify, hold harmless and covenant not to sue FHCRE, and the Catholic Bishop of Chicago, an Illinois corporation sole, and their employees, volunteers, agents, representatives, insurers, attorneys, successors and assigns ("Indemnitees") from and against any and all claims, charges, demands, suits, and causes of action, whether known or unknown, past, present or future, including, but not limited to, any and all costs, expenses, and attorneys’ fees, by reason of any injury, illness or death, and damage or loss to person or property, or any other harm to myself or to any person or property, whether caused by negligence or for any other reason arising out of, in connection with, or in any manner related to attendance at school or participation in school activities, including but not limited to any claims of negligent exposure.