Blog: As Amazon ramps up drone deliveries, brokers should take note

Amazon’s foray into drone deliveries is creating an insurance market brokers should not ignore, according to Moonrock founder and MD Simon Ritterband.

The recent expansion of the retail giant’s drone delivery trials to new territories is a significant development for the industry, and will naturally lead to changes in this growing insurance market.

Cover is already required for business players and demand is going to go up, especially in commercial lines. The insurance industry is now very familiar with unmanned aerial vehicles being used in loss adjusting to assess damage, and for entertainment with drone swarms, or photography.

Drone delivery

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact info@insuranceage.co.uk.

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact info@insuranceage.co.uk to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Insurance Age? View our subscription options

Register

Sign up and gain access to five complimentary news articles every month.

Already have an account? Sign in here

This address will be used to create your account

Arch goes live on Applied

Applied has confirmed that Arch Insurance has launched a specialist property owners insurance product on its commercial e-trading panel.

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have an Insurance Age account, please register now.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: