Drone Terms of Coverage

What does the policy cover?

DRONE - I received a message that my coverage area is within five miles of an airport or heliport - what does this mean?
This is an advisory message only. It is a reminder that you are close to an airport or heliport and that you should exercise caution and ensure you respect ...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:03 PM
DRONE - Is autonomous flight insured?
Yes, so long as your drone remains below 400’ and inside the coverage area.
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:03 PM
DRONE - Is insurance like that sold via Verify required for drone operators?
Commercial operators should check your local laws - some states may require proof of insurance (and where they don’t, the best clients often do). Drone liab...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:03 PM
DRONE - What drones may I fly?
Any drone weighing less than 35lbs (including the battery, camera, cargo, and all other drone accessories). Note the remote controller or ground station are...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:06 PM
DRONE - Why am I being told no coverage is available?
You should see the reason at the top of the home screen. Typically, this is because you are either in an area we don’t cover (e.g. a foreign country).
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:04 PM
DRONE - Can I use Verifly inside the Washington DC SFRA or FRZ?
We currently do not sell policies in the DC FRZ. This is the 15-mile area over DC. However, we do allow the purchase of policies in the larger 15-30-mile SF...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:05 PM
DRONE - Can I use Verifly outside the US?
Your entire coverage area must be inside the US. However, if you experience a flyaway across borders your policy is not affected.
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:05 PM
DRONE - Does Verifly provide a Primary or Excess policy and what’s the difference anyway?
The policy provided by Verifly is a “primary” policy. That means it kicks in straight away if you have liability claims. “Excess” policies, however, only pa...
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:05 PM
DRONE - I work for a public / government agency. Will Verifly work for me?
Yes, there is nothing in the policy to prevent use by public / municipal / government agencies, as well as business and recreational users.
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:05 PM
DRONE - What if my flight crosses state lines?
No problem. Your policy is unaffected. That’s why we use aviation insurers.
Tue, 2 Apr, 2019 at 1:06 PM

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