Liability Waiver and FOIP Agreement
I certify that the statements made are true and complete. I understand that to ensure the safety of Library customers, I may be asked to complete a Police Security Clearance in accordance to the minimum requirements of the volunteer position I am applying for.
I understand and accept the risks of my volunteer position: I understand there may be risk of injury which may occur during the course of my volunteer activities with the Edmonton Public Library.
I am also aware and understand that while volunteering for the Edmonton Public Library, I will be covered by the Worker's Compensation Board (WCB) in the event of being injured during the course of these activities and that I will receive benefits as defined by the Worker's Compensation Act.
I hereby release the Edmonton Public Library and the City of Edmonton, their employees and volunteers from any claims or liability for death, personal injury or property damage of any kind incurred by myself or any family member howsoever caused, arising out of, or in the course of, my participation in volunteer activities for the Edmonton Public Library.
The information on this application is collected under the authority of the Libraries Act and section 33 (c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The information provided will be used for the purpose of determining eligibility and suitability for volunteer opportunities at the Edmonton Public Library, for the administration and management of the Edmonton Public Library’s Volunteer Programs, to calculate administrative statistics and provide information on volunteer and library activities. It will be treated in accordance with the privacy protection provisions of Part 2 of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. If you have any questions about the collection or use of your personal information, please contact the Volunteer Program Coordinator at 780-496-6404.