Ride Electric Assumption of Risk, Waiver and Release Agreement
Assumption of Risk: I understand and accept that riding this e-Bike and participating in bicycling exposes me/my child to many hazards that may entail unavoidable risk of death, personal injury (including but not limited to severe spinal or head injury) and loss of or damage to property. I also understand I/my child should be in good physical health to participate in bicycling, and I confirm that I/my child have no significant health issues that prevent me/my child from participating in bicycling. I/my child have no medical conditions, nor have I/my child been diagnosed with a condition that prevents me from bicycling. In spite of the aforementioned risks and acknowledgements, I hereby assume all risk of injury or loss of life to myself/my child and loss of or damage to property arising out of renting this e-Bike and participating in bicycling. I understand the inherent risk involved in using this rental bicycling equipment and accept full responsibility for any and all such damage or injury which may result.
Waiver and Release: In consideration of Ride Electric (or) Rental Agent renting me/my child this bicycle, I specifically release and forever discharge Ride Electric and its affiliates, officers, agents, and employees from any and all liability or claims for injury, illness, death or loss of or damage to property which I/my child may suffer while renting this e-Bike and participating in bicycling. This discharge specifically includes, but is not limited to, liability or claims for injury, illness, death or damage caused by the negligence of Ride Electric or its affiliates, officers, agents, or employees. It is my intent by the Waiver and Release Agreement to release Ride Electric and hold it harmless from all liability for any such property loss or damage, personal injury or loss of life, whether caused by the negligence of Ride Electric or whether based upon breach of contract, breach of warranty, or any other legal theory. In signing this document, I fully realise that if injury, illness, death or damage occurs to me/my child while I am engaged in renting this e-Bike or participating in bicycling, I will have no right to make a claim or file a lawsuit against Ride Electric or its affiliates, officers, agents or employees, even if they or any of them negligently cause my injury/my child’s injury, illness, death or damage.
I realise the importance of wearing a helmet. A helmet must be worn at all times. I understand that this activity may result in severe injury, including but not limited to spinal or head injury. I understand that this activity may result in hazards posed by other bicycles and traffic or road conditions. Ride Electric (or) Rental Agent has answered any questions I have had.
I also understand that I should not and may not participate in this activity if I am under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
By confirming for a minor, I am agreeing that I am their parent or legal guardian and am releasing Ride Electric (or) Rental Agent from any claims, lawsuits or responsibilities for that minor. Each of the undersigned has read this agreement for use of bicycle and release and waiver of liability. Furthermore, I agree to the terms of the Ride Electric (or) Rental Agent – Experience Ride Agreement above.
We develop risk assessments which are used in accordance with all Ride Electric experience rides. Here is the form used at Tynemouth Station HQ: Risk Assessment (access will be requested) – Tynemouth Station FREE Experience Ride