Waiver and Assumption of Risk Law in California
Most Orange County and California residents understand and appreciate the fact that participating in a recreational sporting activity may involve some degree of risk. Getting hit by a baseball while playing or watching a baseball game is one example. Getting hurt while playing football or spraining an ankle while jumping on a trampoline are several additional examples. These are “inherent” risks associate with the sport. If you’re going to play, then it’s only reasonable that you assume the risk.