10 09, 2019

Professional drone services

By |2019-09-10T20:17:34+00:00September 10th, 2019|Categories: Aerial Filming|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The insurance industry is an obvious market for professional drone services The insurance industry is an obvious market for professional drone services. The ability to get ‘eyes in the sky’ is ideal at both the risk assessment and underwriting stage and for assessment of damage should a claim occur. The UK insurance market has been slow to adopt drone technology but there are signs it’s being recognised as an option and at Drone Safe Register we are now receiving enquiries. Current solutions for viewing hard to access areas include camera poles, scaffolding and access platforms. Camera poles are a [...]

7 05, 2019

Insurance Claims Are Being Saved By Drone Technology

By |2019-10-02T22:29:17+00:00May 7th, 2019|Categories: Aerial Photography, Featured, Inspections & Surveys, Insurance|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Drone use in Insurance Claims Drones are fast becoming part of the landscape of various different industries, reinventing traditional practices were time and cost efficiencies can be made. The insurance industry is one that is benefiting from UAV technology, especially those that are working directly with the Drone Safe Register network as we can leverage our National Drone Network commercially approved pilot network to provide a fast response to your insurance needs. The insurance industry has a poor reputation for the time it takes to investigate and settle claims.  However, this [...]

27 10, 2018

Insurance Companies Now Embrace Drones

By |2019-10-01T00:21:58+00:00October 27th, 2018|Categories: Inspections & Surveys, Insurance|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Insurance companies can be one of the groups that can really benefit from embracing drone technology to streamline their business processes.  Of course UAVs are still relative newcomers to the UK and so much of their potential remains untapped but it seems such a natural fit between the drone pilot network and insurance loss adjusters, we are surprised that more are yet to take advance of the technology. Insurance Assessment with Traditional Methods Let’s take an example of a storm, all too common in the UK with its unpredictable weather. A roof is damaged and an insurance claim [...]

29 03, 2016

Find Drones Easily – Hire – Book – Order – Compare

By |2019-03-19T21:19:26+00:00March 29th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The use of various types of unmanned aircraft ‘drones’ has massively increased over the past few years.   Drones have many uses - Utilities, Agriculture, Construction, Aerial Survey, Planning, Aerial Film & Photo to name just a few. Currently the UK has just under 1500 pilots with correct CAA permission.  If flying a drone for private leisure, you do not require CAA permission but the pilot should take full responsibility for doing so safely.  Using a drone for ‘paid aerial work’ requires you to hold correct CAA permission and carry valid insurance. Drone Safe Register holds a list of CAA approved drone operators [...]

24 03, 2016

Insurance Press Release

By |2019-01-18T21:34:36+00:00March 24th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone Safe Register announces Insure4Drones as official insurance partner. Drone Safe Register is pleased to announce the appointment of its preferred drone insurance provider. Welcome, Insure4Drones.co.uk. Insure4Drones’ objective to shake up the market for commercial drone insurance in the UK. It brings unbeatable speed, flexibility and price competitiveness to the UK’s commercial drone pilots and operators. Drone Safe Register pilots, check them out. Until now, our pilots have been subjected to hour-long forms and week-long turnaround times for their insurance certificates. Insure4Drones changes the game in this regard. Its online forms are quick and easy to complete, and [...]

7 03, 2016

The Use of drones filming events this summer

By |2019-01-18T20:38:24+00:00March 7th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drones are fantastic but must only be flown at events by professionally trained pilots.  All qualified pilots must attend ground school, complete an operations manual and be flight tested before the CAA will issue the pilot or company permission. Valid insurance is a must. No drones can be flown within 150 metres of gatherings of 1000 or more persons. If you have a group of 1000 persons or less, providing the group are within the pilots control the 150m rule is removed completely. This is why you will see even more close range drone footage pictured within the [...]