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As the commercial use of drones is on the increase, make sure that you have the right insurance cover

The use of Commercial drones manifest as a legacy-creation force. In South Africa, the largest drone market on the continent, the commercial use of drones has, however, been sluggish, largely because of regulation that is currently ‘onerous, restrictive and expensive. Santam Aviation is the leading specialist insurer of commercial drones. Our drone insurance policy covers the drone in case of loss, damage or causes damage, loss or injury to others.

Why choose Commercial Drone insurance

Protect yourself and others

Drone insurance from Santam ensures that if your drone is lost, damaged or causes loss, damage or injury to others, you and your business will be protected. Not all cover is alike, so talk to our intermediaries to ensure the right cover for you.

Easy, reliable cover

Drone insurance has been included in Santam’s Aviation’s portfolio for some five years, having had the foresight early on in realising the potential of the industry.

Expertise in drone insurance

We are seeing developing trends, particularly as more sectors add drone technology to their services. We make it our business to stay up-to-date with the latest regulations, trends and technologies in the commercial drone industry, and then we make it easy for you to apply for comprehensive cover.

Why you need drone insurance

The drone technology is a lucrative market for businesses and government, the applications of which are evolving continuously, which means extreme care needs to be taken with how to regulate while continuing to stimulate growth and job creation. When choosing your insurance, speak to us and make sure you have the information you need to make the right choice that will cover you for all possible eventualities.

Get the best advice and customise your drone cover with one of our experienced intermediaries.

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