Gartner Research

The P&C Insurance Industry Nears a Tipping Point on Drones

Published: 01 June 2018

ID: G00355694

Analyst(s): Jeff Haner

Summary

Advancing technology and regulatory frameworks continue to lower barriers for the use of drones within P&C insurance. CIOs are moving beyond experimentation toward mainstream adoption of drones.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Insurance CIOs Now Have Compelling Use Cases for Drones in Underwriting and Claims Management
  • Maturing Regulatory Frameworks Have Reduced Uncertainties and Ramp-Up Costs That Insurance CIOs Face in Their Drone Initiatives
  • The Use of Drones in Concert With Other IoT Devices Will Lead Insurance CIOs to Merge Drone Deployment Into Their IoT Adoption Strategies

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