No Escape Iowa - Waiver



In consideration for being permitted in NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC and the related activities (collectively, “activities”) conducted by and at NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC currently located at 328 Main Street, Ste 30, Ames, Iowa, 50010.  NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ENTRY TO THE NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC FACILITY IF THE EMPLOYEES OR STAFF BELIEVES THAT PARTICIPANTS COULD CREATE A RISK OF HARM TO THEMSELVES OR OTHER PARTICIPANTS.

ASSUMPTION OF RISK: I agree that I am over the age of 18 and that myself, and/or my child/ward, is voluntarily participating in the activities offered by NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC and engaging in recreational activities while using the NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC facility and it is my voluntary and informed decision to release any future lawsuits or claims that they may have against the Releasees. I understand and am aware that participation in escape rooms can be inherently scary, dangerous, hazardous and/or risky and is likely to or could possibly cause harm or injury. I understand that there may be low or no lighting, special effects, scare tactics, fog effects, strobes, projected images, specialty lighting, videos, physical activities and exertion, confined spaces, climbing, crawling, stepping up and down, passageways, restraints or other inherent risks and dangers that cannot be eliminated from the escape room game. By signing this waiver, I am, and/or I am on behalf of my child/ward, acknowledging these activities and my voluntary participation in them and I, and/or my child/ward, have no physical or mental injury, impairment or condition (including pregnancy) that would prevent myself and/or my child/ward from participating fully in these activities. If I have a physical or mental injury that may influence my escape room play, it is my responsibility, after reading this waiver to opt out of the game and be given a full refund. By entering into the escape room game, I am acknowledging all the above risks and waiving all liability associated with those risks. Additionally, by signing this waiver, I acknowledge that I am aware of the physical agility requirements of my escape room game and I am voluntarily participating in those physical tasks. Therefore, I agree on behalf of myself and my child/ward and our personal representative, successors, heirs, and assigns to hold NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC and its affiliates, officers, directors, agents, employees, designers, licensors, and members, as well as the property owner and tenants of the property and the owners, manufacturers and installers of the equipment comprising NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC facility (collectively, the “Releasees”) harmless from any and all claims or causes of action arising out of me and/or my child/ward’s participation at the NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC facility, currently located at 328 Main Street, Ste. 30, Ames, Iowa 50010.

I expressly release and forever discharge Releasees from any and all liability, claims, demands or causes of action whatsoever arising out of any damage, loss, personal injury, or death to me or my child/ward, while participating in any of the activities offered at the NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC facility. This includes, without limitation, the use of electronic equipment, costumes, art work, furniture, locks and locking mechanisms, receiving instruction, strenuous bodily movement, agility, crawling, kneeling, climbing, entering, ducking or any other physical activities within the rooms or the facility and any other activities in and around the NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC facility. This release is valid and effective whether the damage, loss, or death is a result of any act or omission on the part of any Releasees or from any other cause. This Waiver and Release of Liability includes, without limitation, injuries, or accidents, which may occur as a result of the: (a) use or misuse of the facility in any way by anyone, (b) use of any equipment, even if it malfunctions or breaks, (c) improper maintenance of the facility, grounds, or any equipment, (d) instruction or supervision, or (e) hitting, bumping, slipping, tripping and/or falling while in the facility or on the surrounding premises. 

This Release of Liability also expressly includes a release for any and all claims arising out of or under Iowa law. I further grant NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC the right to photograph, audio or videotape, and/or record me and/or my child/ward and to use my or my child’s/ward’s name, face, likeness, voice and appearance in connection with exhibitions, publicity, advertising, and promotional materials without reservation or limitation. Additionally, I understand that I may be held liable and/or my credit card will be charged if I cause damage, destruction or injury, and/or theft, in any of the rooms or in any way in or around the NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC facility. I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I HAVE CAREFULLY READ THIS WAIVER AND RELEASE AND FULLY UNDERSTAND THAT IT IS A RELEASE OF ALL LIABILITY AND A WAIVER OF ANY RIGHT THAT I MAY HAVE ON BE HALF OF MYSELF AND/OR MY CHILD/WARD TO BRING A LEGAL ACTION OR ASSERT A CLAIM FOR INJURY OR LOSS OF ANY KIND AGAINST NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC. SHOULD ANY CLAIM BE MADE, I UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT I WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL ATTORNEY’S FEES AND DEFENSE COSTS INCURRED BY NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC IN CONNECTION WITH OR IN THE DEFENSE OF THAT CLAIM. This release and parental/guardian Waiver is and agree, on behalf of myself and/or my child/ward, to the terms as stated above. This agreement specifically contains an indemnity agreement whereby I agree to reimburse the Releasees against any damages (including attorney’s fees and costs) incurred as a result of any lawsuit, claim, or action brought by myself, my child/ward, or any other party, related in any way to me or my child/ward’s use of the NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC facility. I further understand that no person has permission to use NO ESCAPE IOWA, LLC facility without an effective & validly signed Release & parent/guardian Waiver of Liability.  I understand that I am voluntarily giving up my and or my child’s/ward’s right to bring a lawsuit or claim against the above‐mentioned Releasees, including everything listed within this waiver. I further understand and accept the above risks related to these activities. 

I understand that I am voluntarily giving up me and or my child’s/ward’s right to bring a lawsuit or claim against the above‐mentioned Releasees. I further understand and accept the above risks related to these activities.

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