I hereby assume any and all risks involved in my participation in field trip(s) and/or excursions offered through the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Chapman Conference and do hereby save and hold harmless the AGU from any and all claims, losses and damages (including attorney’s fees and any costs involved because of said claims), on account of: lost or damaged articles; accident; any mishap due to alcohol or drug abuse; death; injury; illness; disruption; delays or cancellations caused by weather conditions; any mechanical or electrical difficulties; strikes; lockouts; act of God; or other events beyond their control. I understand that I am responsible for my own medical and liability insurance.