Chapter 5 – Insurance coverage of visitors
Schools have insurance cover for educational activities. That means supervision duty of the school extends to farm visits. In case of an accident as well as property damage the injury is covered by the school's civil liability. Make sure that your farm visits are school events. This should be confirmed by the school.
Farmers should make sure, that their liability insurances is liable for all damage to third parties and covers visits on the farm.
Tips and further information:
The social insurance for farmers offers consultation about risk sources and risk management: https://www.svb.at/portal27/svbportal/content?contentid=10007.718074&portal:componentId=gtn27187a72-d7bf-49fb-9bc9-4e5314dcf992&viewmode=content