Drones: Commercial Uses, Regulations and Best Practices [6123]
Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: A210

   Joshua Grappy, UAS Program Coordinator, Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation

Track: Workers' Compensation
Secondary Track: Safety Management
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Basic

The presenter discusses the various industries using drones for increased efficiency and safety. He reviews the Federal Aviation Administration regulations required to operate commercially. He also presents best practices involved to ensure safe operation. In addition, he shares how BWC is using drones and the types of assistance they can provide to Ohio employers interested in creating their own drone program.

Learning Objectives:
Describe how various industries are using drones
Identify FAA regulations regarding the commercial use of drones
Discuss various safety concerns and mitigations of drone operations
Explain how BWC can assist businesses and agencies with drone operations

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  CLE: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

File & Handouts:
Drones Slides

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