700 Main Street, Winters, CA 95694Tel: (530)795-4131 Fax: (530)795-5434
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700 Main Street, Winters, CA 95694Dispatch (530) 666-8920 | Office (530) 795-4131 | Fax (530) 795-5434
All of the above requirements are taken into consideration when considering an applicant. None of the above are intended to be an automatic disqualifier. If special circumstances exist that should be considered during the application period, contact the Fire Explorer Coordinator.
I hereby completely acknowledge, comprehend and agree to the following in consideration for authorization to participate in the Fire Explorer Program with the Winters Fire Department. I am fully aware of and understand the nature of the work and activities of said Department are inherently dangerous involving risk of injury, damage or loss to person and property.
I acknowledge I may be subjected and exposed to the risk of death, great physical bodily injury, mental/ emotional/psychological trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, or property damage during the program. I further understand that hazardous conditions and unusual circumstances may arise including (but not limited to): exposure to the use of nonlethal and lethal weapons, acts of violence, violent subjects, unlawful acts, assaults, riots, disturbances or the peace, fires, explosions, radiation, electrocution, chemical exposure, potentially harmful biological exposure, natural disasters, nuclear disasters, unforeseen variables and occurrences, and acts of war.
I have read and understand the following provisions of California Vehicle Code Section 17158: No person riding in or occupying a vehicle owned by them and driven by another person with their permission and no person who as a guest accepts a ride in any vehicle upon a highway without giving compensation for such ride, nor any other person, has any right of action for civil damages against the driver of the vehicle or against any other person legally liable for the conduct of the driver on account of personal injury to or the death of the owner or guest during the ride; unless the plaintiff in any such action establishes that the injury or death proximately resulted from the intoxication or willful misconduct of the driver.
I understand that while occupying a vehicle of the Winters Fire Department, that my status is that of a guest. My right for civil damages against the driver of the said vehicle or any other person legally liable for the conduct of the driver, for death, personal injury, or property damages is that of provided by California Vehicle code Section 17158.
Furthermore, I hereby agree that myself, my heirs, executors, and any other administrators or assigns will defend, indemnify, and completely release and hold harmless of any and all loss, liability, and responsibility, the Winters Fire Department, the Fire Chief, Firefighters, Department employees or agents of any and all manner of actions, suits, claims, debts, demands, damages, or liability or expense of any and every kind and nature incurred or arising by reason of any actual or claimed negligence or wrongful act or omission of mine while participating in the Winters Fire Department Fire Explorer Program.
I have carefully read, completely agree with and understand this document. This document is binding in accordance with the laws of the State of California.
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I hereby apply for the position of Fire Explorer at the Winters Fire Department. I further consent and authorize a representative from the department to conduct a background investigation, including, but not limited to, a juvenile and criminal history records check, driver’s license history check from the Department of Motor Vehicles, and contact with the listed references.
By checking the "I agree" box below, you agree and acknowledge that 1) your application will not be signed in the sense of a traditional paper document, 2) by signing in this alternate manner, you authorize your electronic signature to be valid and binding upon you to the same force and effect as a handwritten signature, and 3) you may still be required to provide a traditional signature at a later date.
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