ASSUMPTION OF RISK, RELEASE, AND INDEMNIFICATION
In consideration of my being allowed to use the services, equipment, and facilities of SISTAS LLC (“Sistas”) d/b/a “AUNT SPAZZ” including, but not limited to, the “escape room” and “rage room”, I hereby acknowledge and agree to the following:
ASSUMPTION OF RISK: I hereby acknowledge, accept and agree that the use of or participation in a rage room, escape room, related activities, and the use of Sistas’ services, equipment, and facilities are inherently dangerous. By way of example and not limitation, I understand that in the “rage room” I and other participants may be using weapons such as baseball bats, crow bars and similar items. I may be injured using these weapons, and/or by flying objects and debris. I also acknowledge that utilizing the “escape room” may result in feelings of claustrophobia or other adverse reactions. Participation in a rage session, escape room, and related activities may place unusual stresses on the body and is not recommended for persons suffering from asthma, epilepsy, cardio disorders, respiratory disorders, hypertension, skeletal, joint or ligament problems or conditions, and certain mental illnesses. Women who are pregnant or suspect they are pregnant and persons who have consumed alcohol or are otherwise intoxicated are not recommended to engage in rage room or escape room sessions. I have been advised to consult with my medical practitioner if I have any concern about my medical condition or fitness to engage in a rage room or escape room session. I have received full information regarding Sistas’ services, equipment, and facilities and have had the opportunity to ask any questions that I had regarding the same. I have full knowledge of the nature and extent of all the inherent risks associated with rage rooms and escape rooms and the services, equipment, and facilities used in rage rooms and escape rooms and related activities at Sistas’ facilities, which may include but are not limited to:
- Any and all manner of injury including, without limitation, the possibility of serious injury or death, resulting from any of the services, equipment and facilities at Sistas’, including without limitation, slipping or tripping on debris and hitting the floor, equipment, weapons, people or debris, whether permanently or temporarily in place, failure to wear protective gear, flying debris or any other consequence whatsoever of utilizing Sistas’ services, equipment, and facilities;
- Injuries resulting from the actions or omissions of others including, but not limited to, slips, trips and falls of other participants and flying debris;
- Cuts and abrasions resulting from skin contact with damaged items, debris, or any other surface, person, or equipment;
- Injuries resulting from shock, stress, claustrophobia or another injury;
- The aggravation or worsening of any existing medical condition;
- Failure or misuse of safety gear, weapons, or any other items or equipment;
- Failure to follow Sistas’ employee instructions or failure to ask for information or assistance;
- Any injury that may occur while moving on or about the premises for any reason including, but not limited to, slips, trips and falls, and any and all inherent risks of the use of or participation in a rage room or escape room and related activities at Sistas’ facilities;
- Injuries that may result from malfunctioning equipment.
I further acknowledge that the above list is not inclusive of all possible inherent risks associated with the use of Sistas’ services, equipment, and facilities, and I agree that such list in no way limits the extent or reach of this Assumption of Risk, Release, and Indemnification.
RELEASE: In consideration of my use of Sistas’ services, equipment, and facilities, and/or participation in any program, competition, special event, group or party offered by or held at Sistas’ facilities, I hereby release and discharge Sistas’ as well as its members, managers, officers, directors, owners, employees, agents and contractors, from any and all liabilities, suits, claims, causes of action, demands, damages (including attorneys’ fees and expenses), losses or costs of any nature whatsoever incurred by me or that are in any way related to or arising out of the use or intended use of Sistas’ services, equipment, and facilities, whether supervised or not, including, without limitation, all claims for property damage, personal injuries or wrongful death, whether or not there are any allegations or charges of negligent acts or omissions on the part of any other parties, including Sistas (collectively, the “Claims”).
INDEMNIFICATION: I hereby agree to indemnify Sistas, as well as its members, managers, officers, directors, owners, employees, agents and contractors, from any and all liabilities, suits, claims, causes of action, demands, damages, losses or causes of any nature whatsoever arising out of, or in any way relating to, my use of or movement in or throughout Sistas’ services, equipment, and facilities, whether or not there are any allegations or charges of negligent acts or omissions on the part of any other parties, including Sistas.
I understand and agree that Sistas and its personnel or staff reserves the right to deny access to its facilities to any individual, permanently or for a specified period of time, for any breach of Sistas’ policies, rules and regulations, for any conduct that is viewed as unsafe or inappropriate, or for any other reason whatsoever, whether disclosed or not.
OTHER TERMS AND AGREEMENTS: While using Sistas’ services, equipment, and facilities, I consent to Sistas’ capturing any form of media containing my image, be it photo or video, and agree that any such media may be used for any and all purposes that Sistas deems appropriate in its sole and absolute discretion. Sistas may add my email address to their mailing list for Sistas updates and promotions.
This agreement shall be effective and binding upon my heirs, next of kin, executors, administrators and assigns, in the event of my death or incapacity. By signing this agreement, I waive the right to bring a court action to recover damages or obtain any other remedy for any injury to myself or death, or any damages to my property, however caused, arising out of my use of or movement in or throughout Sistas’ services, equipment, and facilities, now or any time in the future, whether or not there are any allegations or charges of negligent acts or omissions on the part of any of the parties, including Sistas. I agree to pay for any and all reasonable attorneys’ fees and expenses incurred by Sistas as a result of any claims made by me or on my behalf in contravention of this agreement.
I am at least 18 years of age and legally competent to sign this agreement. This Assumption of Risk, Release & Indemnification shall be effective and binding upon me and upon my assigns, heirs, representatives, executors and administrators. If I am under the age of 18, this release must also be signed and filled out below by my parent or guardian. All participants 16 years of age or under must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
My participation in this activity is purely voluntary, and I elect to participate in spite of the risks described herein. I certify that I have adequate insurance to cover any injury or damage I may cause or suffer while participating, or I will otherwise agree to bear the costs of such injury or damage. I further certify that I have no medical or physical conditions which interfere with my ability to participate safely in the use of Sistas’ services, equipment, and facilities, or else I am willing to assume and bear the costs of all risks that may be created, directly or indirectly, by any such condition.
I agree that the validity and enforceability of this release of liability and assumption of risk will be governed by the laws of the State of Connecticut, without regard to its conflict of law rules, and venue for any proceedings regarding this agreement shall be in the state courts located in Fairfield County, Connecticut. I agree that if any portion of this agreement is found to be void or unenforceable, the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.
I have had sufficient opportunity to read this entire document, as well as the opportunity to ask questions about this document if I have any. By signing this agreement, I acknowledge that if anyone is hurt or property is damaged while I am on the premises, I may be found by a court of law to have waived my right to maintain a lawsuit against Sistas, as well as its members, managers, officers, directors, owners, employees, agents and contractors, on the basis of any claim from which I have released them herein.
The invalidity or unenforceability of any one or more provisions of this Assumption of Risk, Release, And Indemnification shall not render the remaining terms and provisions invalid or unenforceable
PARENTS ADDITIONAL ASSUMPTION OF RISK, RELEASE, AND INDEMNIFICATION TO BE READ AND SIGNED BY PARENTS OR LEGALLY APPOINTED GUARDIAN OF MINOR: In consideration of the above participant being permitted by Sistas to participate in its activities and to use its services, equipment, and facilities, I, the undersigned parent or guardian of the above minor, hereby agree to release Sistas, its members, managers, officers, directors, owners, employees, agents and contractors, from any and all claims resulting from the aforementioned minor’s participation in or use of Sistas’ services, equipment, and facilities and have described the risk and dangers of these activities to the minor, who chooses to participate in spite of the risks. I will accompany any minor 16 years of age or under. I am familiar with and consent and agree to the terms and provisions set forth in this Assumption of Risk, Release, And Indemnification, and I agree to all of its terms and conditions on behalf of myself and the aforementioned minor for whom I am signing.
What is a Rage Room?
What is a Rage Room? Destructive therapy that has no room for judgment. A rage room is a therapeutic tool to assist you with relinquishing some of that built-up anxiety.
What should I expect from an Aunt Spazz experience?
Aunt Spazz is here to bring you the calm before the storm! We strive to create a thrilling and self-soothing environment that fuels your adrenaline and encourages mental stimulation
What is the dress code?
Everyone who enters Aunt Spazz must wear closed-toed shoes, no exceptions. We recommend athletic wear or lighter clothing underneath your hazmat suit.
What is the minimum age requirement?
Ages 16 and older must have a parent present to enter the rage room. 18 and older must have an ID present at all times.
What is your cancellation and or late policy?
Our cancellation and late policy is firm and allows everyone to participate in the Aunt Spazz experience. A standard reservations excluding large parties must give a 72-hour notice of cancellation for a full refund. Large parties, including specialty package purchases, must give a week's advance notice for a full refund or reschedule for the next available booking date. Any reservations without a 72-hour notice will result in automatic rescheduling or canceled reservations. Every reservation is given a 15 minute grace period. After 15 minutes, your reservation will be rescheduled to the next available booking date.
Can I bring my own breakables?
Yes, each reservation is allowed to bring their own breakables, however you must call for item approval before arrival. Rates and fees do not change.
Can I add additional time to my session?
No, each session is for 25 minutes only.
What is the difference between a standard session and a premium package?
The basic (standard) session includes 15 breakables (plates, cups, mug, etc.) and 1 premium item (Monitors, printers, DVD, VCR, etc.). Premium package includes additional items to purchase (TVs, more breakables, and more premium items).
Can I record and take photos in the rage room?
Yes, photos and video recording is allowed at your discretion. We will be recording too!!!
What are the safety precautions set in place for the rage room?
The rage room is designed and organized to give optimal space and range for any form of demolition. Specific rules will be displayed in the room at all times for your safety. You will be given a hazmat suit to protect your skin, goggles, and a helmet that must be worn at all times. Must be wearing closed toed shoes to enter. The rage room will have a hidden camera to monitor all activity while also capturing your most epic moments.
What is an Escape Room?
An escape room is a game in which a team of players discover clues, solve puzzles, and accomplish tasks in order to reach a specific goal in a limited amount of time.
What happens if we can’t escape the room and still have the majority of our time left?
We will offer three hints to assist. However, this is a no quitting zone. We encourage you to continue to play until time runs out. If you don’t escape, then book again.
Are there levels to the escape?
Unfortunately, at this time, we only have one level.
What is the minimum age requirement for the escape room?
12 years and older to participate in the escape room with parental supervision.
How many people are allowed in the escape room at once?
At this time, only 4.
Is there more than one theme to choose from?
Unfortunately we are a new business with limited space. Therefore we only have one escape room and one theme.