Know Before You Go: COVID-19 Precautions and Protocol
The KWEA/KsAWWA Joint Conference will follow CDC and state/local guidelines at the time of the conference.
Attendance at or participation in the KWEA/KsAWWA Joint Conference, including any pre-conference events or evening conference-sponsored or conference-related activities, is subject to the release below, and compliance with KWEA/KsAWWA's and the conference and event facilities’ policies and procedures to implement current CDC and applicable state’s recommendations, which includes, but are not limited to, wearing a mask, physical distancing, and retreating immediately if feeling unwell or showing certain symptoms.
An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is a contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. By attending our event, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.
I hereby release, covenant not to sue, discharge, and hold harmless KWEA/KsAWWA and its affiliates, including their respective employees, officers, directors, agents, and/or representatives, from any claim or cause of action, including all liabilities, penalties, losses, damages, costs, or expenses of any kind, arising out of or relating to exposure to COVID-19. I agree that the foregoing release, discharge, and covenants apply even when KWEA/KsAWWA or its affiliate directly or indirectly caused injury, losses, or other harm related to COVID-19, whether by negligent acts or omissions, and whether a COVID-19 infection occurs before, during, or after participation in any KWEA/KsAWWA (or affiliate) program. This release is binding on my heirs, administrators, executors, successors, and assigns.