TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF MEMBERSHIP IN THE BLUEWATER CRUISING ASSOCIATION (hereinafter referred to as "BCA"):
AWARENESS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK
I am aware that sailing involves risk of personal injury, death, property damage, expense and related loss, including loss of income. Included in these risks is the possibility of negligence on the part of BCA and its directors, employees, volunteers and members. I freely accept and fully assume all such risks and the possibility of personal injury, death, property damage, expense and related loss, including loss of income.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF WEBSITE USAGE
BCA is not responsible in any manner for direct, indirect, special or consequential damages, however caused, arising out of your use of this website and/or any web browser, including any damages I may suffer if I transmit confidential or sensitive information to BCA or if BCA communicates such information to me, at my request over the Internet.
I will not use the website in order to transmit, distribute or destroy material, including, without limitation, website content, (a) in violation of applicable law or regulation, (b) in a manner that will infringe the copyright law or other intellectual property rights of others or violate the privacy or other personal rights of others, or (c) that is defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful.
All material, including, but not limited to verbiage and photographs, is copyright by BCA and/or the members of BCA. Members of BCA who post information, blogs, photographs, and verbiage to the website may exercise their intellectual property rights to this material.
BCA has not evaluated the suitability of the information dispensed on the website and no endorsement of any third party products or services is expressed or implied by any information, material, or content referred to, or included on, or linked from or to the BCA website. BCA disclaims and waives any responsibility, in whole or in part, for any products, services, merchandise, information, or advice offered by the website or links to any associated parties or entities.
The information presently throughout this website is supplied by BCA "as is" and without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability, suitability for any particular purpose, or non-infringement. While the information presented is believed to be accurate, it may include errors or inaccuracies.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT
In consideration of BCA accepting my application to participate its activities including without limitation: on the water rendezvous; offshore cruising expeditions; training courses; classroom courses; radio net support and to use this website (collectively the "Activities”):
• To the Terms and Conditions of Website Usage, and
• To waive any and all claims that I may have in the future against BCA, and
• To release BCA from any and all liability for any personal injury, death, property damage, expense and related loss, including loss of income that I may suffer as a result of my participation in these Activities, due to any cause whatsoever, including negligence, breach of contract, or breach of any statutory duty of care; and
• To hold harmless and indemnify BCA and its directors, employees, volunteers and members from any and all liability for any damage to property of, or personal injury to, any third party resulting from my participation in these Activities.