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28 01, 2021

There's a drone at the end of the tunnel!

By |January 28th, 2021|Categories: Aerial Filming Aerial Photography Aerial Video and Filming CAA DJI EASA Elevated Mast Hire General Inspections & Surveys Insurance Members News Photographer Photography Property Thermal Imaging Weddings |Tags: |Comments Off on There's a drone at the end of the tunnel!

There’s a drone at the end of the tunnel!In early 2020 everything came to a halt as the UK worked to bend the covid curve. The following months have affected everyone in the UK in one way or another and the Drone Industry has been no exception. But, there’s a light at the end of the tunnel and it’s in the form of a drone!Covid-19 Update – What this means for the Drone IndustryFollowing an update on the 27th of January 2021, the Prime Minister has announced the transition out of National Lockdown will be addressed on the 22nd of February 2021. We eagerly anticipate the return [...]

1 10, 2019

Everything you need to know about becoming a commercial drone pilot in the UK

By |October 1st, 2019|Categories: News |Tags: |Comments Off on Everything you need to know about becoming a commercial drone pilot in the UK

Congratulations! You have decided to join one of the most exciting new tech industries evolving in the UK and across the world, and the website of the largest provider of independent drone operators in the UK.You may have flown as a recreational flyer, seen a commercial operator in action, marvelled at low-altitude aerial photograhs and videos on TV and wondered how they were taken, or simply Googled drones. Most newcomers to the world of commercial drones, in fact, come from a related industry or business such as commercial and marketing photography and videography, ground and [...]

2 02, 2019

What to do if there's a Drone Flying Over your House

By |February 2nd, 2019|Categories: General |Tags: |Comments Off on What to do if there's a Drone Flying Over your House

Drone Flying Over your HouseSo many people are enjoying flying drones as a hobby now, along with those using them commercially, that they are an increasingly common sight in our skies.However, negative press coverage, especially around the Christmas time Gatwick incident, means that people can be feeling very suspicious if they see one over or around their property.Our 5 useful links are below.Learn about Drone Rules and Regulations Report drone miss-use to the CAAWho is your local legal drone operator? How much do drones cost? About Drone Safe Register While this is u [...]

29 07, 2016

UK Commercial Drone Industry

By |July 29th, 2016|Categories: General |Tags: |Comments Off on UK Commercial Drone Industry

The UK commercial drone industry has reached a crisis point again.  The UK is awash with illegal drone pilots who are working for commercial gain who think they are above the law. It is a criminal offence to fly a drone for work without permission from the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA).Illegal drone pilots also typically fly without insurance indemnity meaning that if they crash their drone into your vehicle, property or worse you – there is nobody to pay for the damage.This state of crisis caused by drone pilots working illegally without CAA permission or insurance is unacce [...]

30 03, 2016

Drone Operator Jobs last year we offered hundreds to our members

By |March 30th, 2016|Categories: News |Tags: |Comments Off on Drone Operator Jobs last year we offered hundreds to our members

We Offered Hundreds of Drone Operator Jobs Last Year to our MembersAnd this year it will be thousands…..Since our launch back in November 2015, For 4 years Drone Safe Register has been very busy promoting its growing membership base all over the UK & Ireland.  DSR really does work. We are delighted that many members are now enjoying additional work from investing within our brand.With spring now in the air, the peak season for drone hire is just about to begin.We have 4 main principal objectivesTo gain our members worthwhile incremental workTo create a growing community of [...]

20 02, 2016

Marathon Drone Hire Check List

By |February 20th, 2016|Categories: News |Tags: |Comments Off on Marathon Drone Hire Check List

Marathons and other large races with drones Can be an ideal event To be captured from an aerial perspective as they are such an impressive spectacle when seen from a bird’s eye view.  However, these can have participants and spectators numbering over 1000 people.  This changes the law as it applies to drones.With groups of more than 1000 people, your drone operator will need to be 150 meters away at all times.They should carry out a thorough site survey to ensure it is feasible to carry out the required work and assess any risks.Ensure they carry out work within the condi [...]

26 11, 2018

The UK's Drone and Technology Show

By |November 26th, 2018|Categories: General News |Tags: |Comments Off on The UK's Drone and Technology Show

The UK's Drone and Technology ShowIf you’re in any way involved with the drone industry, it can’t have escaped your notice that the Drone and Technology Show is back at the Birmingham NEC in December on the 1st and 2nd.We’re excited to announce that DSR will be there alongside our partners at Jessops to meet and greet all the visitors, as well as demonstrate some of our pilots’ flying skills and work with you to answer any questions that you might have.DSR founder Mark Boyt says, ‘It’s a great chance for new drone pilots to get to know DSR and how it can help them to achi [...]