YOU ARE AWARE THAT PERMANENT HEARING LOSS MAY OCCUR IF EARPHONES OR HEADPHONES ARE USED AT INAPPROPRIATE VOLUMES. EXPOSURE TO NOISE FROM EARPHONES OR HEADPHONES IN EXCESS OF 85 DECIBELS FOR MORE THAN EIGHT HOURS A DAY WILL LIKELY CAUSE IRREPARABLE HEARING DAMAGE. YOU MAY ADAPT TO A HIGHER VOLUME OF SOUND OVER TIME, WHICH MAY SOUND NORMAL BUT CAN BE DAMAGING TO YOUR HEARING. YOU ACCEPT ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR HEARING DAMAGE RESULTING FROM THE UNSAFE USE OF EARPHONES OR HEADPHONES PURCHASED ON THIS SITE ABOVE 85 DECIBELS. IN ADDITION, SOME RESEARCH HAS SUGGESTED A POSSIBLE LINK BETWEEN THE USE OF WIRELESS ELECTRONIC DEVICES CLOSE TO THE HEAD AND BRAIN DAMAGE OR OTHER SERIOUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE-THREATENING MEDICAL CONDITIONS. YOU ACCEPT ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY AND ALL SUCH DAMAGE AND MEDICAL CONDITIONS THAT MAY RESULT FROM THE USE OF EARPHONES OR HEADPHONES PURCHASED ON THIS SITE. RED FOX WIRELESS SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY SUCH DAMAGE OR MEDICAL CONDITIONS.
By purchase or use of Red Fox products, you agree to defend and indemnify Red Fox Wireless its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, content providers, service providers, employees, officers, directors, agents, and contractors (collectively, the “Indemnified Parties”) against, and hold the Indemnified Parties harmless from, any and all claims, actions, causes of action (regardless of the form of action or the theories of liability); losses; actual, direct, indirect, special, punitive, exemplary, incidental, consequential, and other damages, including but not limited to loss of revenue or income, pain and suffering, and/or emotional distress; and awards, judgments, fines, costs, expenses, and attorneys fees, including but not limited to those of the Indemnified Parties (any of the foregoing, a “Claim”), arising from or otherwise relating to any hearing loss or damage and/or any of the other serious medical conditions referenced in the preceding paragraph and/or arising from or otherwise relating to the use of earphones or headphones purchased by you from Red Fox Wireless. You agree that the Indemnified Parties will have no liability in connection with any such damage, injury, conditions, or Claims, and you agree not to bring any legal or other actions or proceedings against or otherwise hold any Indemnified Party liable or responsible for any such damage, injury, conditions, or Claims.
RED FOX SLING
Congratulations on the purchase of your new Red Fox SLING hammock. A Red Fox SLING is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and take a break from a busy lifestyle. However, there are a few precautions that should be taken to ensure that you use your hammock in a safe manner. It is important that these guidelines be carefully followed to avoid the risk of serious injury.
Please read and follow these instructions for safe and enjoyable use of your new hammock. These guidelines are recommended by Red Fox Wireless, not only for your safety, but to also extend the life and enjoyment of the hammock. When hanging the hammock it is necessary that it be done properly. This means that the hanging points for each end of the hammock should be within the recommended minimum and maximum hanging distance prescribed by Red Fox Wireless. If the hammock is stretched too far between hanging points, it will increase the likelihood that tipping will occur. Likewise, if the hammock is not stretched far enough, it will sag and you may hit the ground when you sit in it. The best height is 1’6” from the ground.
It is important to hang the hammock in a secure location. If a hammock stand is not used, the hammock should be fashioned to structures that are able to support the weight of the hammock and its occupant(s). Furthermore, much care should be given to make sure that the hammock is properly tied or fastened tightly to the structure so that it will not loosen or fall when you get in the hammock. The hammock should never be fastened to an object that has the potential to move. If you are anchoring the hammock to trees, you need to make sure that the trees are the correct distance apart. Make sure the trees are strong enough to support the weight of the occupant(s). In addition, make sure that you hang the hammock so that it is high enough off the ground. Otherwise, a person can hit the ground when getting into the hammock.
Please remember that children should not be allowed to use the hammock while unsupervised. While hammocks provide a fun means of relaxation for children, they do provide a certain degree of danger. Children can become easily entangled in hammock strings resulting in serious injuries such as strangulation. Hammocks can become quite unsteady at times and children may not have the balance or coordination to enter or exit the hammock without falling to the ground. There should also be no horseplay in or around a hammock.
To prevent these potential problems from occurring, children should be supervised at all times while using a hammock. If you have children around, do not let them use the hammock unsupervised. If children are not supervised, they can fall out of the hammock and hurt themselves. Be sure to instruct children that the hammock is not a toy. You may want to store the hammock out of the reach of children when it is not in use.
It is a good idea to bring the hammock inside when you are not using it. Rain, snow or UV rays will, over time, weaken the hammock’s fabric.
When you are in the hammock, do not make any sudden movements. Otherwise, you or someone else may fall out of the hammock. Before you get in the hammock, make sure that it is set up properly. When you get in, move slowly so that you do not put the hammock into a state of imbalance.
Failure to follow the following instructions could result in injury or even death:
- Never swing in the hammock. This will only damage the ropes and the trees they are tied to.
- Be sure you use living, solid trees as supports.
- Pull on the ropes that you tie to the trees before getting in the hammock to be sure that the trees are strong and the trunks are not rotten.
- Do not put more weight in your hammock than the weight limit given in the specifications.
- Always check knots on main ropes to be sure they are tied properly before entering the hammock.
- Always check main ropes to be sure they have not been damaged or frayed. If they are not in excellent condition, replace the ropes.
- Never stand in the hammock. Standing makes the hammock unstable.
- LOOK OUT for “Deadfall” - old branches that have died and remain lodged high in the tree.
- When choosing a place to sit up your hammock, always check the branches above where you are anchoring the hammock to make sure that there are no “Deadfall” branches or trunks caught in nearby trees that may fall and injure you when napping or sleeping during the night.
There is an element of risk in any adventure, sport, or activity associated with the outdoors. Red Fox has taken reasonable steps to provide you with a quality product so that you can enjoy your hammock; however the activity is not without risk. If you are unwilling to accept the risk associated with use of this hammock, please contact Red Fox Wireless at support@RedFoxWireless.com within 10 days of purchase to arrange return and store credit for the value of your hammock purchase. You must have your original receipt.