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Crop Insurer OK’d to Deploy UAVs for Damage Assessment

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UAO Staff on April 22, 2015

Decatur, Ill.-based ADM Crop Risk Services (ADM CRS) says it has received regulatory approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to commercially operate unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to expedite and improve claims processing. ADM CRS, a subsidiary of Chicago-based Archer [Read More]

Edmonton Police Deploy UAV for Traffic Collision Investigations

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UAO Staff on February 10, 2015

Alberta's Edmonton Police Service (EPS) says it is putting its unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to use in traffic collision investigations. According to the EPS, information provided from the UAV allows investigators to more effectively measure and examine tire marks, distances [Read More]

Canadian Police Deploy UAVs to Expedite Car-Crash Investigations

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UAO Staff on April 15, 2014

Law enforcement officers in Ontario are testing the efficacy of using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to photograph major highway collisions in an effort to accelerate crash investigations. The Ontario Provincial Police's (OPP) goal is to rapidly clear car-crash scenes without [Read More]