Author Archives: Jess Brown

Coverdrone Establish In the EU

Coverdrone are delighted to announce that after eighteen months of preparing for Brexit, we have successfully registered and established Coverdrone EU B.V. in the Netherlands! We have received permission from the Dutch regulators, the AFM, to transact our insurance policies across the Netherlands and the remaining European Union. 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 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

Drones Help The World Welcome In 2021

Within the UK on New Year’s Eve, the countries capital welcomed 2021 in with a unique fireworks, lighting and drone show using landmarks across the capital and screened live on BBC One. The special broadcast event was organised by the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan. London’s most environmentally friendly New… 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 Announce Partnership With IQ Verify

It is with great pleasure that we can announce our partnership with IQ Verify in recognition of their new UAS Operations Gold Certification Scheme. Who Are IQ Verify? IQ Verify are an Independent and Internationally Recognised Certification Body, Accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) – No. 8500. Read More

Coverdrone Launch Lowest Excess On The Market

We are extremely pleased to announce that we have recently launched the lowest policy excess within the drone insurance market, for both our commercial and recreational policies. We appreciate that having to make a claim is not an ideal experience, and we have therefore been working hard to make sure… Read More

The Growing Use Of Drones At Events

The use of drones at events is becoming more common every day, as they are being used in a wide variety of creative ways – from indoor conferences to outdoor festivals, drones are providing entertainment, advertising, security plus much more. Although within most parts of the world right now we… Read More

Drones To Monitor Environmental & Ecological Changes

Sensors for forest monitoring are already used to track changes in temperature, humidity and light, as well as the movements of animals and insects through their habitat. Further to this, they can also help to detect and monitor forest fires and can provide valuable data on how climate change and… Read More