Additional Terms and conditions of WIG Membership:
I agree, by submitting an application, not to share my
access, password, username ,and/or any WIG related information found within the
Members Only area of the WIG Websites to any NON-WIG Member / entity.
I agree to abide by the WIG and NSS Constitution and By-Laws as applicable as terms of membership.
I also certify that I am at least 18 years old, or that if I am under 18 years old, I have obtained proper permission from my parents prior to joining the WIG.
I understand that the WIG utilizes software that will record my browser information, connection IP, browser functions and controls, page load, page print, up-loads and downloads while on the indiana-caves.org and subdomain websites. This information is reviewed frequently for violating the above terms of membership, and that a suspected violation will immediately be cause for termination of membership, and possible legal action.
You MUST AGREE to the LIABILITY agreement below as additional terms for acceptance for Membership in the WIG.
and in consideration of permitting all applicants to participate and engage in
CAVE EXPLORATION or related activities, beginning on date of application, and
forever thereafter, all applicants voluntarily releases, discharges, waives, and
relinquishes any and all actions or causes of action for personal injury,
property damage, or wrongful death occurring to him/her self as a result of (or
receiving instructions in) Cave Exploring or related activities, or said
activities incidental hereto, wherever or however the same may occur, and for
whatever period said activity or instructions may continue, and all
applicants does for him/her self, his/her heirs, executors, administrators, or
assigns hereby release, waive, discharge and relinquish any action or cases of
action aforesaid which may hereafter arise for him/her self, and for his/her
estate, and agrees that under no circumstances that he / she, or his/her heirs,
executors, administrators or assigns prosecute, or in any way whatsoever present
any claim for personal injury, property damage, or wrongful death against the
Western Indiana Grotto, NSS, or any of it’s officers, agents,
servants, members or employee’s for any of said actions or causes of action whether
the same shall arise from the negligence of any of said persons or Otherwise.
II IS THE INTENTION OF ALL APPLICANTS, BY THIS AGREEMENT, TO EXEMPT AND RELIEVE THE WESTERN INDIANA GROTTO, NSS, FROM ANY LIABILITY FOR PERSONAL INJURY, PROPERTY DAMAGE, OR WRONGFUL DEATH CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE. All Applicants, for him / her self, his/her heirs, executors, administrators or assigns agrees that in the event that any claim for personal injury, property damage, or wrongful death shall be prosecuted against the Western Indiana Grotto, NSS, he / she shall indemnify and save harmless the same Western Indiana Grotto, NSS, from any and all claims or causes of action by whomever or wherever made or presented for personal injury, property damage or wrongful death.
IT IS ALSO UNDERSTOOD that if said claim shall arise, that all legal fee’s, claims, or fines presented as a result of prosecution aforementioned against the Western Indiana Grotto, NSS, including that of legal representation, shall be paid for in full by the applicant.
By completing an application, all applicants agrees that he / she has read the forgoing Liability agreement, and is fully aware of the dangers incidental to Cave Exploration or related activities, and is fully aware of the consequences of this agreement. This agreement is AUTOMATICALLY EXECUTED each applicant upon presenting an application to the Western Indiana Grotto, NSS.
NOTE: Person (s) under age 18 must have parent’s permission to join. If an applicant under age 18 presents application to the Western Indiana Grotto, NSS, then applicant agrees that parents permission has been granted, and that parent (s) agree to the Liability Agreement as well.
The WIG reserves the right to revoke website privileges, and / or membership to the WIG at any time.
If you do NOT agree to these terms and conditions FULLY, then DO NOT submit an application.