RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY IN FAVOR OF PEACEHAVEN FARM
This Release and Waiver of Liability (“Release”) in favor of Peacehaven Farm Inc., a non-profit corporation, located at 1458 Hwy 61, Whitsett, NC 27377, and their directors, officers, employees, and agents (hereinafter “Peacehaven”). The Release and Waiver must be completed yearly by all volunteers 18 years and older before their first volunteer activities at the farm each year. Volunteers who are under 18 years old must have release and waiver completed by their parent or guardian. The Volunteer who has signed this Release below (“Volunteer”) desires to work as a volunteer for Peacehaven and engage in activities related to or for the benefit of Peacehaven (the “Activities”). Volunteer understands that the Activities may include farming and gardening work, construction and rehabilitation of farm structures and working in the office for Peacehaven. Volunteer hereby freely, voluntarily, and without duress has signed this Release and specifically agrees to the following terms:
Release and Waiver. Volunteer does hereby release, forever discharge and hold harmless Peacehaven, and its heirs, successors and assigns of and from any and all liability, claims, and demands of whatever kind or nature, either in law or in equity, whether caused by the negligence of Peacehaven or some other person or entity, including with respect to any bodily injury, personal injury, illness, death, or property damage that Volunteer has suffered or may hereafter suffer as a result of Volunteer’s Activities.
Medical Treatment. Volunteer understands that Peacehaven has not and will not assume any responsibility for or obligation to provide financial or other assistance, including medical, health, life, disability or other insurance in the event of Volunteer’s bodily injury, personal, illness, death or property damage.
Assumption of the Risk. The Volunteer understands that the Activities includes work that may be hazardous to the Volunteer, including, but not limited to, gardening and farming activities, construction, loading and unloading, and transportation within the farm. Volunteer hereby expressly and specifically assumes the risk of injury or harm in the Activities.
Insurance. The Volunteer understands that Peacehaven does not carry or maintain health, medical, or disability insurance for any Volunteer. In that regard, Volunteer is expected and encouraged and has been advised to obtain his or her own insurance coverage.
Photographic Release. Volunteer does hereby grant and convey unto Peacehaven all rights, title, and interest in any and all photographic images and video or audio recordings made by Peacehaven during the Volunteer’s Activities with Peacehaven, including, but not limited to, any royalties, proceeds, or other benefits derived from such photographs or recordings.
Dress Code. Volunteer agrees to follow Peacehaven’s dress code on the farm. This includes wearing a shirt and close-toed shoes at all times.
Animals. Sometimes volunteers will be working near or within sight of farm animals (chickens, cows, service dogs). Service dogs are welcome but all other pets and animals should be left at home.
Tobacco. Peacehaven is a tobacco-free campus.
Other. Volunteer expressly agrees that this Release in intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of the State of North Carolina and that this Release shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of North Carolina. Volunteer agrees that in the event that any clause or provision of this Release shall be held to be invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such clause or provision shall not otherwise affect the remaining provisions of this Release which shall continue to be enforceable.
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