Anyone participating in Goat Yoga must agree to and sign a hold harmless waiver to participate. When you arrive at Goat Yoga, please sign in and the waiver will be provided. A copy of the waiver is listed below for your reference.
THIS IS A RELEASE OF LIABILITY – READ CAREFULLY BEFORE SIGNING THIS DOCUMENT – IT IS A BINDING AGREEMENT WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY
In consideration of my participation in Goat Yoga at Grace Hill Farm, 2669 Fair Rd, Auburn, PA 17922 (herein known as the FARM), I agree as follows:
I understand and acknowledge that: (a) risks and dangers exist in accessing the FARM; (b) my assessing the FARM may result in injury or illness including, but not limited to bodily injury, disease, strains, fractures, partial and/or total paralysis, death or other ailments that could cause serious disability; (c) these risks and dangers may be caused by the negligence of the appointed officials, employees, agents, and business associates of the FARM, the negligence of the person signing this release, the negligence of others, accidents, breaches of contract, the forces of nature or other causes; d) these risks and dangers may arise from foreseeable or unforeseeable causes; and (e) by my accessing the FARM, I HEREBY ASSUME ALL RISKS AND DANGERS AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR LOSSES AND/OR DAMAGES, whether caused in whole or in part by the negligence of myself or others, or conduct of appointed officials, employees, agents, or business associates of the FARM.
I, on behalf of myself, my personal representatives and my heirs and assigns, hereby voluntarily agree to release, waive, discharge, hold harmless, defend and indemnify the FARM, its appointed officials, employees, agents, or business associates from all claims, suits, or causes of action tor bodily injury, property damage, wrongful death, loss of services or otherwise which may arise out of my assessing the FARM. Such access may include, but shall not be limited to, tours of the FARM, interactions with farm animals, general admission to the FARM, Goat Yoga or any other activities, scheduled or unscheduled.
I specifically understand that I am waiving and forever releasing and discharging the FARM, its appointed officials, employees, agents or business associates from any and all claims or causes of action that I may have presently or which may arise in the future. This waiver end release is effective for all acts, neglect or otherwise, and conduct by the FARM, its appointed officials, employees, agents or business associates for conditions of or the land, whether natural or artificial.
I agree that, should any claim or action arise from the accessing of the FARM, including any issues to the applicability of this release or any provision contained within it, proper jurisdiction and venue will lie only in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, and I waive jurisdiction and venue anywhere else.
I acknowledge that I have only been granted access to the FARM, for the purpose of a planned farm activity and that it is my duty and responsibility, regardless of whether there are or are not signs so designating, to be or become familiar with the FARM boundaries prior to accessing the FARM. I acknowledge that it is my duty and responsibility to not enter lands of adjacent landowners, by doing so I may be trespassing and that there may be serious, unforeseen dangers on adjacent lands. Further, I agree that I will not access the FARM lands that have been designated off-limits or out-of-bounds as the same may be being used for other activities that could pose a danger of health or serious bodily injury from causes seen or unforeseen. I hereby indemnify and hold harmless the FARM, its appointed officials, employees, agents, as well as adjacent landowners, tenants of adjacent landowners, or business associates, for any and all injuries or damages to person or property that I may suffer or injury or damages to person or property that my actions may cause.
BY MY SIGNATURE HEREON, I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THE FORGOING WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY