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Verifly update?

Discussion in 'Insurance' started by shockwave199, Dec 27, 2016.

  1. shockwave199

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    I'm keeping a hopeful eye on what they said would be all states, most particularly NY, covered by years end. Any further word on this being reality? This is pretty serious to being able to make commitments in the upcoming months. Thanks for any insights, if Verifly is reading.
     
  2. Jay Bregman

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    Verifly is now approved in 47 states. Missouri will go live on 1/1/2017. We are in active discussions with the remaining three states (NY, IL, MN) and hope to have them online early in the New Year. It's hard to be more specific given that the states move at their own pace. We're looking forward to coast to coast coverage next year!
     
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  3. shockwave199

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    Thanks for the update but a "hope" for early next year in NY is actually disappointing. Not feeling too confident at this point. I hope I can use Verifly when I need to. I'll keep an eye on it. Thanks for your efforts.
     
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    Speaking of future enhancements, do you have an update on the expanded coverage of 2.5 M and also 1/2 mile radius?
     
  5. Jay Bregman

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    We are working on this as we speak and targeting a January launch. We are also including self-certification for airports / heliports / stadia and 4 and 8 hour policies, so it is a big update. Thanks for your patience.
     
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  6. Jay Bregman

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    We totally understand your frustration. Verifly is *based* in NYC and New York is one of the last states in the country to approve it. The issue is that a product as groundbreaking as Verifly requires a brand new type of insurance policy, which means it has to be approved by state insurance commission. Each state has its own process and none will give timetables for its review. We have found with other states that having potential users reviewing the policy Verifly arranges can be helpful in moving things along. The e-mail for NYS DFS is NYSDFS: Email an Insurance Question.

    Hope this helps.

    Jay
     
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    Hi Jay, I did just that with the link you provided. I hope it can help you and us get this up and running in NY faster. Hope so! I subscribed in the app to get notification and I'm hoping it comes very soon!
     
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    On "Drone Valley" with Rick, on You Tube , there is a good video on the Verify app. This definitely seems to be a good way to get started. IMO Drone Valley with Rick is a great Drone informational video series with all kinds of drone information. You can just type in ( Drone Valley You Tube) The flick is titled ,"Out in the field with Verify".
     
  9. David Bercovich

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    Quick update - we are still waiting on New York but we pushed Minnesota and Missouri live this week...
     
  10. shockwave199

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    No word yet on NY, ey? :(
     
  11. shockwave199

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    Wait, you'll cover night ops in NY right? I'm 107 certified with a daylight waiver. Night ops is crucial for me and what I film. Hope I can still use verifly.
     
  12. shockwave199

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    I'm in a NY state of mind. Anything?
     
  13. David Bercovich

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    Maybe we should get Billy Joel to visit the insurance commission personally...Unf, we have no updates. Apologies.
     
  14. shockwave199

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    Darn. As I asked earlier, will the app support night flights? I'm 107 with a daylight waiver.
     
  15. David Bercovich

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    We are not supporting night flights today but it is something that we will add in the future.
     
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    Hi David, Any updates on NY Coverage yet ?
     
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    Any plans for Canadian Insurance?
     
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