Agreement, Waiver & Release of Liability
IN CONSIDERATION of being permitted to hire/rent/purchase or engage in any Skoot authorised activity, including city group tours, in any (collectively referred to as, the “Activity” herein) organized/initated by Skoot, their representatives, agents, and/or other riders), and in future Skoot Activity I, for myself, my personal representatives, assigns, heirs, and next of kin:
Acknowledge, agree and represent that I understand the nature of riding an electric scooter (e-scooter), including the Activity, and that I am qualified, in good health, and in proper physical condition to participate in such Activity.
I further acknowledge that the Activity will be conducted over private roads and facilities not open to the general public, but permission having been granted to the rider by the landowner, that the rider will operate the e-scooter on his/her private land(s) only, and that the activity (riding an e-scooter in non-manual mode) will NOT occur on any lands, subject to the provisions of the Irish Road Traffic Acts, or related legislation.
The rider/undersigned submits him/herself to the potential hazards/risks of riding an e-scooter/engaging in the above mentioned activitie(s) are to be expected.
I further agree and warrant that if at any time I believe conditions to be unsafe, I will immediately discontinue further participation in the Activity.
I will stop riding the electric scooter, and scoot manually, or push the scooter to a safe place.
I Fully understand that: (a) ENGAGING IN ELECTRIC SCOOTER RIDING ACTIVITIES INVOLVE RISKS AND DANGERS OF SERIOUS BODILY INJURY, INCLUDING PERMANENT DISABILITY, PARALYSIS AND DEATH (“Risks”): (b) these Risks and dangers may be caused by my own actions or inactions, the actions or inactions of others participating in the Activity, the actions or inactions of others not participating in the Activity, the conditions in which the Activity takes place, or the negligence of the Releasees named below (c) there may be other risks and social and economic losses either not known to me or not readily foreseeable at this time, and I fully accept and assume all such risks and all responsibility for loss, costs, and damages I incur as a result of my participation in the Activities mentioned above.
I certify that I am aware of these inherent dangers of operating an e-scooter.
I Hereby release, discharge and covenant not to sue Skoot, their respective owners, directors, agents, officers, successors and assigns, members, ride leader(s)(if any), volunteers, employees, other participants, any sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and/or lessors of premises on which the Activity takes place, (each considered one of the “Releasees” herin) from all liability, claims, demands, losses, or damages on my account caused or alleged to be caused in whole or in part by the negligence of the Releasees or otherwise, including negligent rescue operations; and I further agree that if, despite this Release, Waiver of Liability, Assumption of Risk, and Indemnity Agreement, I or anyone on my behalf, makes a claim against any of the Releasees, I will indemnify, save, and hold harmless each of the Releasees from any litigation expenses, legal fees, loss, liability, damage, or cost which any may incur as the result of such claim.
Furthermore, I will indemnify, save, and hold harmless Skoot and the Releasees against all claims, including, but not limited to, claims of negligence, unintentional acts, and acts of omission, and any loss or expense which may arise from my participation in any activity/e-scooter riding.
I understand I am responsible for my own conduct and decisions while engaging in the activities/e-scooter riding, and further agree that this Waiver & Release shall apply to any claim arising out of my participation in electric scooter riding and all-electric scooter riding activities while hiring/renting/having purchased a scooter/helmet, or other products, from Skoot or its agents.
I am 18 years of age or older, have read and understood the terms of this agreement, understand that I am giving up substantial rights by agreeing to this agreement, have agreed to it voluntarily and without any inducement or assurance of any nature and intend it to be a complete and unconditional release of all liability relating to the electric scooter riding activity to the greatest extent allowed by law.
I agree that if any portion of this agreement is held to be invalid, the balance, not withstanding, shall continue in full force and effect.
I have full mental capacity, my mind is NOT altered through intoxication from alcohol/illegal drugs/medications.
SIGNED, AGREED UPON & AUTHORIZED BY SKOOT, ITS AGENTS/OWNERS/REPRESENTATIVES.
G Grace, Esq.
SIGNED, AGREED UPON & AUTHORIZED BY THE RENTER/USER/RIDER/PURCAHSER/INDIVIDUAL ENGAGED IN E-SCOOTER RELATED RIDING ACTIVITIES.
(Demonstrating agreement to the above terms, by means of ticking/clicking on the ' I Agree' option/box, prior to checking out, or simply initiating the hire/rental agreement, by making payment with your credit/debit card, means that you submit to the above agreement, and it acts as an electronic signature, and has the same/similar legal standing as a wet ink signature).