at (one's) own risk

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at (one's) own risk

Done with the foreknowledge or forewarning that there is implied risk or danger which one must accept as one's own responsibility. When you choose to gamble, you do so at your own risk.
See also: own, risk
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After everything, at their own risk, poor citizens will go to the wrecked public health care while others, willingly or not, will have to pay for the services of the private health care.
Renner "Lessons That Auditors Ignore at Their Own Risk," July 1988 (page 50).
Still, a notice last week from park operator Pacific Housing Management warned that any resident ``who wishes to remain in their home, despite the current lack of utilities, does so at their own risk.
As a result, United will not be running any official club trips to the match and have warned fans that they will make the journey at their own risk.
All assets are to be sold on a piecemeal basis "as is" with purchasers responsible for removal of assets at their own risk and expense.
If these changes take place -- and the council seems cautiously optimistic that they will -- then Japan will thrive, the council says, and anyone writing off the world's second largest economy does so at their own risk.
But anyone claiming on the council's insurance could get a shock - a notice tells drivers they park at their own risk.
In the 18th century of the Dutch Republic the battle against smallpox was a crusade fought by parents who had their children innoculated at their own initiative and at their own risk.
These are people who will fly at their own risk to try out new technologies.
BALTIMORE -- The recent news surrounding Peter Jennings' diagnosis of lung cancer and the recent death of Baltimore radio disc jockey legend Bob Lopez has brought the issue of lung cancer to the forefront and is prompting Marylanders to look at their own risk factors.
But it is a real shift that they discount at their own risk.
If the unions or any other group tries to subvert the process, they do so at their own risk.
Bullfrog's public boat ramp is currently closed to large boating vessels, however, operators of small vessels and personal watercraft (PWC) may elect to launch at their own risk.
They were warned to play at their own risk because lightning was coming,'' Rome said.