NOTIFICATION, AGREEMENT and WAIVER
I certify that all answers given by me are true, accurate and complete. I understand the falsification, misrepresentation or omission of fact on this application (or any other accompanying or required documents) will be cause for denial or immediate termination regardless of when or how discovered. I also agree to immediately notify Lucky Ladd Farms Inc. if I should be convicted of a crime involving dishonesty, breach of trust, controlled substances, sexual misconduct, abuse or violence while my application is pending or during my period of volunteer service.
ACCEPTANCE OF POLICY:
I understand that this application does not create a contract for my service. I understand that if accepted, I am obliged to comply with any and all current and subsequently adopted policies. I understand that if accepted, my service may be dismissed at any time for any reason, with or without notice. I understand that no person is authorized to change any of the terms mentioned in this application.
RELEASE OF INFORMATION:
I authorize any person, school, current employer, past employer(s), and organizations named in this application to provide Lucky Ladd Farms Inc. with any information and opinion request in connection with my application, and I release such persons and organizations from any legal liability in making such statements.
CONFIDENTIALITY AND NON-DISCLOSURE ACKNOWLEDGEMENT:
I understand the trade secrets, proprietary information and other internal information, data and materials of Lucky Ladd Farms Inc. are valuable assets. I agree not to disclose to any other person, other than Lucky Ladd Farms Inc. employees, board of directors, interns, and volunteers, any information whether such material is developed before or after this date. I also agree not to remove any confidential information off Lucky Ladd's premises while on duty. Confidential information includes, but is not limited to: email communications, patent, patent application, logo, copyright, trademark, trade name, service mark, "know how", trade secrets, customer list and their information, supplier list and all inclusive information, farm records, operational methods, Farm policies/practices, personal information of employees/volunteers/interns, marketing data/plans/strategies, financial information, and information/data/materials developed by employee/volunteer/intern including all media (film/photographs).
STANDARDS OF CONDUCT ACKNOWLDEGEMENT:
Lucky Ladd Farms Inc. is responsible for setting forth in clear terms the standards of conducts and ethical behavior required by its employees/volunteers/interns. Certain actions are completely inappropriate and unacceptable for the work environment. Violation of the rules of conduct will result in disciplinary action up to and including dismissal from the volunteer program. I agree not to violate the following list; however a violation not listed is also grounds for disciplinary action and termination. As an employee/volunteer/intern, I agree not partake in any dishonest, criminal, violent, and offensive actions as well as unauthorized possession (theft), illegal use of substances (drugs, alcohol, and other intoxicants), making false or malicious claims toward others (employee, intern, volunteer, Lucky Ladd Farms Inc.), and accepting/giving food or merchandise at a reduced rate or free of charge. I agree to abide by all animal related as well as safety related policies set by Lucky Ladd Farms Inc..
RELEASE FROM LIABILITY:
I hereby release Lucky Ladd Farms Inc. and their respective agents, representatives, trustees, officers, employees, interns and volunteers (the "Released Parties") from any and all liability whatsoever arising out of any damage, loss or injury to me or my property incurred as a result of my activities for Lucky Ladd Farms Inc.. I further agree to indemnify, save and hold harmless the Released Parties from any and all losses, damages and liabilities for indemnities, contribution or otherwise with respect to any and all property damage, personal injury and/or death incurred in connection with my volunteer activities, as might be asserted by a third party (defined as any party other than the Released Parties or me). My estate shall hold harmless Lucky Ladd Farms Inc. and their respective agents, representatives, trustees, officers, employees and volunteers from any claims or actions by my relatives or legal representatives based on my death or injury as a result of my volunteer activities.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Lucky Ladd Farms Inc. does not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment because of an individual's race creed, color, gender, age, sexual orientation, disability or national origin. Lucky Ladd Farms Inc. is committed to a drug/alcohol free workplace and prohibits any form of harassment.
I understand that certain activities require special training. I shall not undertake such activities without the required training.
In consideration of the acceptance of my request to serve as an intern with Lucky Ladd Farms Inc., I do hereby for myself, my heirs, executors and assigns, waive, release and forever discharge Lucky Ladd Farms Inc. and their supportive officers, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (herein after referred to as "Releases") from any and all loss, liability, rights, claims and damages to person or property, whether or not such injury, loss or damage is caused by the negligent acts or omissions of the "Releases" which I may have or which may hereafter accrue to me against them, or any of them, from my said association with, or participation in and/or arising out of my traveling to, or returning from my intern activities with Lucky Ladd Farms Inc.
TENNESSEE AGRITOURISM LIABILITY ACT
WARNING. Under Tennessee law, there is no liability for an injury to or death of a participant in an agritourism activity conducted at this agritourism location or by this agritourism professional if such injury or death results from the inherent risks of the agritourism activity. Inherent risks of Agritourism activities include among others, risks of injury inherent to lands, equipment, and animals, as well as the potential for you to act in a negligent manner that may contribute to your injury or death. You are assuming the risk of participating in this agritourism activity.
COVID-19, Communicable & Zoonotic Disease Liability Waiver: By visiting Lucky Ladd Farms, you fully acknowledge that there is an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19, an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death, along with other common communicable and zoonotic diseases. Further you fully accept such risks and agree to hold harmless Lucky Ladd Farms Inc. (dba Lucky Ladd Farms), along with it's owners, staff, volunteers, and any affiliates should any issue, injury, illness or death arise for any reason to yourself, any member of your family, or any member in attendance with you.
TENNESSEE EQUINE ACTIVITY ACT
WARNING. Under Tennessee law, an equine professional is not liable for an injury to or the death of a participant in equine activities resulting from the inherent risks of equine activities, pursuant to Tennessee Code Annotated, title 44, chapter 20.
TENNESSEE BOVINE LIABILITY ACT
WARNING. Under Tennessee law, a bovine owner is not liable for any injury, loss, damage, or death of a person resulting from the inherent risks of bovine activities, pursuant to Tennessee code Annotated, Title 44, Chapter 21.
As an intern for Lucky Ladd Farms Inc., I recognize the fact that I assume risks when working with animals and/or around farm equipment.
I certify that the statements on this internship application are true and accurate.