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Coverdrone Shortlisted for National Insurance Awards 2021

We are incredibly delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for the Specialist Coverage Award at the National Insurance Awards 2021! The event is being held at The Waldorf Hilton in London on the 14th of July. It is supported by the Chartered Insurance Institute, brought to you by Insurance Today and in… Read More

How Drones Are Helping To Prevent Pollution

Today, people are more environmentally conscious than ever before and are more willing to make greater steps towards creating a greener planet. Sustainable swaps like reusable straws, bags and water bottles are just a simple change for those wanting to make a difference.There are many types of pollution, however, water… Read More

Drones Delivering Vaccines To Help Fight Coronavirus

Using delivery drones could be the way forward to help combat the Covid-19 pandemic. Necessity is at the heart of drones for emergency service use purposes. The second wave of the coronavirus has approached India rapidly and the world are working on ways to deliver and transport… Read More

DJI Launches All-In-One FPV Drone System

On 2nd March 2021, DJI launched an entirely new type of drone which has not been available up until this point. DJI FPV combines the first-person view and high-speed performance of racing drones, the cinematic camera sweep of traditional drones and the safety and… Read More

The Increasing Use Of Drones Within The Emergency Services Sector

Drones are quickly becoming an invaluable asset to the emergency services sector; from helping to tackle and prevent fires, to aiding search and rescue missions. Within this article we are going to have a look closer at the benefits of using drones to the emergency services and how our commercial… Read More

How To Make Sure That Your Equipment Is Covered Correctly

When filling out our quote form, we ask you to separate your airborne equipment and ground equipment. The reason we do this is because ‘airborne’ equipment is considered to be a higher risk than equipment that will only ever be used on the ground. If you are able to separate… Read More

An Insight Into Coverdrone’s Claims

We’d like to share with you an insight into the types of claims we received in 2020. This will hopefully be a useful read and help to make you aware of the most common risks involved with drone operations. We are proud to say that we settled 99.25% of claims… Read More

Coverdrone Receives Feefo Platinum Trusted Service Award 2021

We are extremely excited to announce that we have won the Feefo Platinum Trusted Service award, an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses for delivering exceptional experiences, as rated by real customers. Created by Feefo, Trusted Service is awarded only to businesses that use Feefo to collect… Read More

Researchers Develop Way To Keep Drones Flying When Motor Fails

Currently, if a motor fails during a drone flight, this leads to only three of the usual four rotors working. With only three rotors working, the drone will lose stability and inevitably crash, unless an emergency control strategy sets in. However, researchers at the University of Zurich and the… Read More

10 Ways Drones Have Improved Our Lives In 2020

Although 2020 was a tough year for the majority of us, it was the year in which society saw drone technology help people all over the world in a variety of different ways. Below we have listed 10 ways that drones have been utilised: Fighting The Spread Of COVID-19… Read More

Australia Trial Traffic Control System For Drones

In Geelong, a trial of a traffic control system for low altitude aircrafts has been successfully completed, paving the way for safer and more efficient management of drones across Australia. The system was trialled as a partnership between Telstra, Thales, AUAV (Australian Unmanned Aerial Vehicles), & the… Read More

Coverdrone Launch Online Portal For Australian Insurance Brokers

We are always looking at ways to expand our services across the world… Our Insurance Brokers online portal is now accessible to agents within Australia! The new portal, launched in 2020, within the UK & Europe, enables agents to immediately quote and bind Coverdrone insurance policies. This includes both… Read More