23 08, 2020

Surviving The Drone Industry – The Drone Safe Network

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We’re proud to see members emerging from lockdown stronger and more determined than everSpecial offer – A2 CofC Training for just £79Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn (@dronesaferegister)When Drone Safe Register was launched we had no idea how the industry would develop in the UK. CEO and founder, Mark Boyt, set out to create an organisation to represent the interests of the very best drone pilots and to promote the safe and legal use of drones.Four years later DSR is standing strong as one of the leading business network groups in the UK, and that’s a cre [...]

7 08, 2020

Our World has Changed – Remote Working, Video Streaming and Industry Disruption

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As we emerge from the Covid-19 pandemic, ‘the new world has become something of a buzz phrase and even cliché. But what exactly does ‘the new world’ look like? For the foreseeable future, it does of course mean social distancing, concerns over health and fears of a second wave and a fragile economy.The decline of high street retail has accelerated, the hospitality and entertainment industries have been hammered and sadly many businesses will never open their doors again. But as always, radical change can also bring new opportunities.Technology industries have of course be [...]

28 07, 2020

Finding The Right Commercial Drone Operator

By |July 28th, 2020|Categories: Inspections & Surveys |Tags: |Comments Off on Finding The Right Commercial Drone Operator

How do I find commercial drone operators near me?Find now using the map viewIncreased awareness about the technology and it’s practical uses means you may find yourself asking ‘how do I find commercial operators near me?’ A quick search on Google could return some results, but how do you know you’re dealing with an experienced professional you can trust?The first thing to check if you want to hire a commercial UAV operator is that they are approved by the Civil Aviation Authority to carry out this type of work. CAA approval means a pilot has undertaken appropriate training an [...]

13 07, 2020

Drone Safe Register Launch Drone Safe Transfer

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Drone Safe TransferDrone Safe Register is proud to announce the launch of Drone Safe TransferDrone Safe Register is proud to announce the launch of another new service to help the professional drone community and enhance the value of the Drone Safe Register™ membership.One of the problems many modern businesses face is how to send large data files in a convenient, secure and professional way. For anyone in the film and photography industry, this is a particular challenge as media files are now larger than ever.Transferring ten minutes of 4K video to a client isn’t always easy!Usi [...]

28 06, 2020

Drone Safe Store becomes Approved Drone Safe Drone Retailer

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CAA DroneSafe Approved Drone RetailerDrone Safe Store Becomes a Dronesafe Approved RetailerVisit the Drone Safe Store2020 has been an incredibly challenging year for UK businesses, but the Drone Safe Register team have worked hard to build on the success of the organisation to date and develop a number of new initiatives. The recent launch of the Drone Safe Store was a major step forwards in our support of the UK drone industry.By focussing on safety and education Drone Safe Register has grown to become the nations largest network of CAA approved commercial drone operators. We work w [...]

12 06, 2020

Professional Member Dashboard & Resources Explained

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Welcome to our quick tour of the Drone Safe Register™ Website for our Professional members.We are always developing and launching new products and this post will be updated from time to time as we add more services and member benefits.The first thing to do is to log in using this link or top right on our main homepage.How Drone Safe Register™ “Instant Quote” works.A visitor to the website selects the type of work they are looking to have undertaken. Enters some basic information including the postcode of the location they're requesting the services are completed and selects w [...]

11 06, 2020

Drone Safe Store – Why Buy From Us?

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Best Drone StoreAs the popularity of DJI drones in the UK has increased the number of stores and online retailers are now stocking them.At Drone Safe Register we recognised a gap in the market and something we knew we had the expertise and resources to fill. Buying from Amazon or a similar mass-market retailer may seem like a cheap and quick way to pick up a DJI drone, but what happens after you’ve unpacked the box?The Drone Safe Store is unique in that all drone purchases are backed by a one-hour telephone consultation with an expert. Want to check your understanding of the legal [...]

8 06, 2020

A List Of Drone Aerial Inspection Companies

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Aerial Inspection CompaniesLocate & Hire Drone Safe Operators For All Types Of Aerial Inspection & SurveyingThe Nations Leading Supplier of Drone Aerial Data as seen on BBC’s Dragon’s DenThe Best Prices GuaranteedFIND LOCAL OPERATOR USING OUR MAP VIEWSAVE TIME WITH OUR INSTANT QUOTATION FORM HEREWE ALSO LIST AERIAL FILMING COMPANIES HEREThe Recognised Professional Body for Safe & Legal Drone Operator HireSince late 2015 we have been the nations first stop for members of the public looking to hire a UAV operator for a wide range of services. We have quickly grown [...]

26 05, 2020

It’s an ideal time to book an aerial photography

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What is the ideal time to book aerial photographyBOOK AERIAL DRONE PHOTOGRAPHY Spring 2020 has been incredibly challenging for many people, but we are now seeing signs that life is returning to normal. The fine weather and blue skies mean it’s an ideal time to book an aerial photography shoot.Our national network of CAA approved drone operators have reviewed their safety procedures to take account of social distancing and other Covid-19 related measures and are ready to fly.An aerial photography shoot is the perfect way to showcase property and land. Images and video footage c [...]

25 05, 2020

DSR Launches New Drone Safe Store

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DSR Launches Drone Safe StoreSo what can we expect from the Drone Safe Store and what will make it unique?Visit the new drone safe store nowAfter months of planning and preparation Drone Safe Register™ can announce the launch of the next stage of their support of the drone industry. The organisation has gone from strength to strength and in spite of the challenging conditions of 2020 launching a drone store is the next phase.Having established the nations largest network of approved professional drone operators for hire, won support on BBC’s Dragons Den and championed the interes [...]

19 05, 2020

New To Drones? Have You Registered?

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New Drone users are unaware of current drone lawThe Coronavirus pandemic has been a challenging time for everyone. As well as the obvious concerns about health and wellbeing the lockdown has caused financial worries and general anxiety about how long the situation will continue and what life might be like in years to come.The vast majority of the UK population have followed government advice by only traveling when necessary and only going out for daily exercise or essential shopping. Unfortunately, there are a minority of people who flout the rules and in extreme cases exploit the si [...]

9 05, 2020

Help To Sell Your Property After The Coronavirus lockdown

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Help To Sell My PropertyImage credit – Creative SolutionsThe UK property market has been frozen since March, but if you’re thinking of a move why not book a drone property shoot to help sell your home?The Coronavirus lockdown has affected all areas of the economy, with property sales being one of the hardest hit. Experts predict home sales could drop by a third in 2020. There is a campaign for a stamp duty holiday to jump-start the market and it will be in the Government’s interest to take steps to get property sales moving as the ripple effect will help other industries and se [...]

5 05, 2020

National Network Of Commercial Drone Operators Ready For Take-Off

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The largest network of professional drone operators is ready for take-off again.visit our new drone storeDrone Operator ResourcesGreat news for private and commercial businessesWe have been closely monitoring the lockdown and assessing Government advice to ensure drone operations can be carried out in a compliant manner. Risk assessments have been updated and advice on social distancing taken into account.The warm weather through the lockdown period means roofs have dried out, so now is the time to think about booking a drone roof inspection. The property market has been frozen since [...]

30 04, 2020

How Firefighters Use Drones

By |April 30th, 2020|Categories: General Featured Property |Tags: |Comments Off on How Firefighters Use Drones

How Firefighters Use DronesAlthough drones are typically used for recreational purposes, they also have a major part to play in our health and safety.Firefighters are just one of the professions in the public service sector who use drones to help protect people from harm and even prevent disasters occurring. Despite their lightweight and small structure, drones play a major part in saving lives as part of fire operations. Here are just some of the main ways firefighters can use drones:1. Assessing the sceneIt’s not always possible to understand the extent of danger in a given situa [...]

28 04, 2020

An Introduction to LinkedIn for Drone Operators

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An Introduction to LinkedIn for drone operators Which has around 28,000,000 users in the UK and over 650,000,000 globally.drone operator ResourcesMany people think of it as an online CV service and tool for headhunters and recruiters, but it’s far more when used correctly. For anyone operating a business LinkedIn is a great platform for networking and B2B marketing.Whatever sector of the drone industry you work in there will be thousands of people and companies you can connect with on LinkedIn. Examples include construction companies, surveyors, insurance Loss Adjusters, architects [...]

6 04, 2020

6 Ways Drones Positively Impact Our Society

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Although many people believe that drones are used solely for entertainment purposes, they can also benefit our lives and the society in several ways. Drones are built in various designs to perform an abundance of important tasks, which we, as humans, cannot accomplish with our own efforts. Drones can be used for both leisure and business use, while assisting with vital tasks in society that may have been impossible to complete by humans alone. As a result, the demand for drone production is increasingly growing in a number of sectors. In this blog, we’re going to look at the differ [...]

30 03, 2020

10 Things To Do During the Coronavirus Lockdown

By |March 30th, 2020|Categories: News Members |Tags: |Comments Off on 10 Things To Do During the Coronavirus Lockdown

10 Things Commercial Drone Operators Can Do During the Coronavirus LockdownThe drone industry has never been an easy ride, but who could’ve imagined we’d not only be grounded but completely housebound in 2020! At Drone Safe Register we were looking forward to a bumper year and there were signs of increasing enquiries, major accounts coming onboard and an upturn an interest across industries. And then Boom! The Coronavirus crisis hits and the world stops turning.On the positive, drone pilots are a resilient bunch. We have to be to get through the process of approval, keep up with [...]

19 03, 2020

Coronavirus Special Update

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Our Coronavirus Special UpdateAt Drone Safe Register we have been thinking about how we can respond and protect the interests of you our members and the whole drone industry overall. Up until recent events 2020 looked like it was going to be a great year for many as the industry was finally on the move.For four years we’ve worked tirelessly to build and support our network, represent the drone industry as a force for good and find industry sectors to work with. Support from our members has been outstanding and this has enabled us to build our reputation as the UK’s largest drone [...]

8 03, 2020

How to become a commercial drone pilot

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To operate legally as a commercial drone pilot in the UK you must take some formal training. visit our new drone store A drone course you can attend in person is by far the best option as there’s nothing like hands on training where you can ask questions and learn from experts. Joining a drone pilot course is also a great opportunity to meet likeminded people and begin to develop your professional network. The Civil Aviation Authority delegates the authority to grant permission to work as a commercial drone pilot in the UK to organisations with National Qualified Entity (NQE) statu [...]

19 02, 2020

UK Drone Law Changes 2020 – New Dawn or Disaster?

By |February 19th, 2020|Categories: CAA |Tags: |Comments Off on UK Drone Law Changes 2020 – New Dawn or Disaster?

2020 Changes in UK Drone Law It all seemed so simple in the ‘good old days’ of drone flying in the UK.We are crowdfunding! You can Check out the pitch hereSpecial offer – A2CofC training for just £129If you wanted to use a drone for business or to make money with it in some way you had to obtain a ‘PfCO’ from the CAA. The rules may have felt restrictive to some, but at least they were simple to understand and actually worked quite well.As July 2020 looms closer, (Now delayed due to Coronavirus) UK drone laws are about to change. At Drone Safe Register™ we recognise that [...]