Before You Head Back Read Disney's COVID-19 Disclaimer

In today's society the sad fact is that people will sue for just about anything. Taking a beat before Walt Disney World's phased reopening period, The Walt Disney Company has published a disclaimer reminding us all that safety is never 100% guaranteed and that viruses are going to do, what viruses are going to do.

Before You Head Back Read Disney's COVID-19 DisclaimerBefore You Head Back Read Disney's COVID-19 Disclaimer

The liability warning is posted as a "COVID-19" warning on the Walt Disney World website and guests can expect to them posted at security checkpoints, in transportation hubs, and beyond as the full resort opens up. The statement reads as below.

"We have taken enhanced health and safety measures - for you, our other guests, and Cast Members. You must follow all posted instructions while visiting Walt Disney World Resort.

An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable.

By visiting Walt Disney World Resort, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19."

Walt Disney World COVID-19 WarningWalt Disney World COVID-19 Warning

While some operating partners will be reopening at Disney Springs in limited capacity today, it remains unclear when the Disney Parks and Resort hotels will reopen to cast and guests. We're waiting with baited breath to hear about how folks will behave when welcomed back to Disney Springs. Disney has publicly called for patience from guests while it tries to navigate this new health and safety reality.

You can find all the news you need regarding Disney's COVID-19 response from our friends over at the Disney Food Blog, be sure to check out their recent article Disney Springs PREVIEW! Here's What Disney World's "New Look" Is Like.

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