[hackerspaces] Liability Wavers and insurance on wiki

Lokkju Brennr lokkju at gmail.com
Sat Feb 11 09:19:23 CET 2012

A liability release is worth exactly as much as you paid your lawyer to
write it, but here is the one we use:

On Feb 10, 2012, at 11:54 PM, Jerry Isdale <isdale at gmail.com> wrote:

The http://hackerspace.org/wiki/Documentation has a fair section on Bylaws
and Regulations, with about 14 spaces sharing theirs (or links to theirs
are posted here).
On the other hand there is one template Release of Liability Form - that
deals with Member, but not a visitor, or a not-adult.
Are there other liability wavers anyone would care to share?  Some people
mentioned in another thread they require everyone to sign one as they walk

The Insurance page gives a bit more background, linking to some threads in
this list.  Getting the right description of the space, that fits a box the
insurance company can deal with (by offering a policy, not turning you
away, or running away themselves), seems to be very important.

Jerry Isdale

btw... "Self Made in Hawaii", a local cable show, did a segment on
MauiMakers. It was very well shot and edited.... and ends with perhaps the
best reason for joining a hackerspace.


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