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Drones The Focus Of New Insurance & Construction Industry Consortium

 Friday, December 5, 2014

 Canadian Underwriter

American aerial imagery and data analytics company EagleView Technology Corp. has formed a new group to look at the use of drones in the insurance and construction industries. The new Property Drone Consortium includes insurance carriers, construction industry representatives and the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS) are among those participating to “promote research, development and the establishment of regulations for the use of Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) technology across the insurance and construction industries,” EagleView said in a statement Wednesday.