Unmanned Aircraft commonly known as drones are becoming increasingly common for marketing (aerial photography), surveys (building roofs, tall chimneys) and research activities (land and water surveys in Geography projects).
Other terms frequently used for this type of equipment:
SUA - Small Unmanned Aircraft
UAV - Unmanned Aerial VehicleUAS - Unmanned Aircraft System
Such devices clearly give advantages over manned craft but there are a number of safety issues that must be addressed before we either contract in the services of a third party drone provider or allow UoN staff or students to construct and/or fly such equipment.
University Guidance has been produced to cover the following two areas of drone work:
If you have any queries about drones, please contact Safety Office (email@example.com) or the Estates Helpdesk.
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