Daily Archives: October 19, 2016

Robert McKennon and Scott Calvert Publish Article: Insurers turn to Drones

Posted in: Disability Insurance, ERISA, Insurance Litigation Blog, Legal Articles, News Blog, Property & Casualty Insurance October 19, 2016

In the October 18, 2016 edition of the Los Angeles Daily Journal, Robert McKennon and Scott Calvert of the McKennon Law Group published an article regarding the use of drones by insurance companies in their insurance claims investigations.  In the article entitled “Insurers Turn to Drones,” Mr. McKennon and Mr. Calvert explained that insurers are increasingly using drones as part of the insurance claims handling/investigation process, including disability insurance claims, but noted the use of drones is regulated by a series of Federal, State and local laws.  In addition, the article noted that courts are increasingly questioning the use of and reliance on surveillance by insurance companies in ERISA and non-ERISA insurance cases.…

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