With this Safety & Liability Agreement, you are affirming that you understand and acknowledge that your participation in this Feathered Pipe Foundation hosted program is completely voluntary, and you agree and understand as follows.
I recognize that the Feathered Pipe Foundation hosted program in which I will participate may require physical exertion that may be strenuous and I am fully aware of the risks and hazards involved. If not, I will make efforts to learn of the health risks of this type of program. I am aware that Feathered Pipe Foundation is not staffed or equipped to provide medical advice about such risks, or to provide medical care, treatment, or diagnosis to any program participants. I understand that it is my responsibility to consult with a physician prior to and regarding my participation in the program. I represent and warrant that I am physically fit and have no medical condition which could prevent my full participation in a program. I understand that Feathered Pipe Foundation does not provide any medical or health screening of participants, instead relying on the mutual good faith of participants like myself to cooperate as described in this agreement to help keep all of us safe and healthy.
I acknowledge that I am aware of the current pandemic risks and the possibility that I could contract an illness from being exposed to the virus from another person during the program, or while traveling to and from it, or while on activities or field trips. I also represent and warrant that FOR AT LEAST TWO WEEKS prior to the program that if I am diagnosed with, test positive for, or have any symptoms of having contracted a contagious illness, that I will contact the Feathered Pipe Foundation office and cancel my attendance of the program. (See Cancellation Policy for cancellation/refund options.)
KNOWING THE POTENTIAL RISKS INVOLVED in participating in a Feathered Pipe Foundation hosted program, I attest that I am voluntarily participating in these activities with knowledge of the risks involved, and will not hold Feathered Pipe Foundation responsible for them. I fully agree to release Feathered Pipe Foundation from all liability in connection with my Feathered Pipe Foundation hosted program, excepting that which may arise from its own direct negligence. This agreement shall be legally binding upon myself, all minors under the age of 21 traveling with me, my heirs, successors, assigns, and legal representatives.
I, individually, and on behalf of my heirs, successors, assigns and personal representatives, hereby agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Feathered Pipe Foundation and its employees, agents, officers, trustees and representatives (in their official and individual capacities) from any and all liability, loss, damage or expense, including attorney fees, that may result from my negligent or intentional act or omission, which arise out of, occur during, or are in any way connected with my program generally described above, including any independent travel or any activities or field trips.
I agree that this document is to be construed and governed under the laws of Montana, and that if any portion hereof is held invalid, the balance hereof shall, notwithstanding, continue in full legal force and effect. Any disputes will be subject to the jurisdiction of the First District Court of Montana in Helena.