News content tagged "insurance"

Claims Journal  / 

5 Critical Drone Takeaways for Insurers From 2017’s Hurricane Season

After examining 2017 storm-related drone data and interviewing insurance employees, we concluded there are five critical drone takwaways and best practices insurance companies need to keep in mind going forward as they consider their responses to future catastrophes.

Tags: Kespry, Drone, Insurance

SPAR 3D  / 

Drone photogrammetry test: Are automated 3D roof measurements accurate enough?

Experienced field surveyors independently measured 13 roofs using traditional survey methods, while independent pilots flew autonomous Kespry UAVs over these roofs to capture images and generate 3D models.

Tags: Kespry, Drone, Roofing, Insurance

VentureBeat  / 

Drone trends to watch in 2018: Big data, flying taxis, and home security

Kespry provides an aerial intelligence platform integrated with cloud storage to streamline insurance claims and help analysts better grasp the scope of a disaster. 

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Canadian Underwriter  / 

Catastrophe event? Where’s the company drone?

Kespry says drones “dramatically decrease claim cycle times,” allowing insurers to settle three times as many claims per day while reducing overall costs. Kespry technology is used in a number of different types of damage claims, including farm damage after storms.

Tags: Kespry, Drone, Insurance

Insurance Business America  / 

Farmers Insurance tells of trials of dealing with Hurricane Harvey

One factor that has significantly helped Farmers in its handling of the Harvey situation is its new relationship with Kespry. The use of aerial technology has greatly increased the company’s efficiency.

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Fortune  / 

How Allstate and Farmers Insurance Will Use Drones to Assess Damage From Hurricane Harvey

Farmers Insurance, the third largest property insurer in Texas and part of Zurich Insurance Group AG, plans to use Kespry drones to assess damage in a joint effort with on-the-ground claims adjusters. Kespry drones fit in a suitcase-size carrying case packed in the trunk of a claims adjuster’s car.

Tags: Insurance