Fitness WaiverA waiver is a legal document which protects someone who wants to reduce their risk of liability.
A waiver is a legal document which protects someone who wants to reduce their risk of liability. Reducing liability is important for businesses, especially those that facilitate risk-related activities.
As a fitness instructor, it is feasible that accidents or injuries may occur while customers are participating. A fitness waiver is a specific agreement between the customers and the fitness provider whereby the client will give up their ability to sue if any injuries, damage or loss were to occur. The document will also outline the risks associated with your fitness services. These risks must be acknowledged and accepted by customers prior to commencing.
It’s important to remember that there are some exceptions to the release of liability. You won't be protected by a waiver if an incident is caused by some forms of negligence or misconduct on behalf of your business. It is highly recommended that all waivers be reviewed by a lawyer.
Use this Fitness Waiver if:
- You want to protect your fitness business from liability and potential lawsuits.
- You want your customers to fully understand the risks of participating in your fitness services.
What does this Fitness Waiver cover?
- Release of liability
- Negligence and misconduct
- Acknowledgement of risk
- Acknowledgment of physical condition
- Acceptance of terms