Ethics and Civil Drones

European Policies and Proposals for the Industry

by María de Miguel Molina, Virginia Santamarina Campos

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Book Description

This book disseminates some of the results of the European H2020 AiRT Project (Technology transfer of RPAs for the creative industry). In particular, it presents findings related to mitigating safety and security concerns when civil drones are piloted by the service sector (mainly, the creative industry). European policies regarding drones generally focus on outdoor drones, but they are also used indoors. Moreover, a number of European countries have fragmented regulations on drone use, and as a result, European institutions are attempting address these issues. This work is based on a detailed study of the European policies, a comparative analysis of the regulation in various European countries, an analysis of the drone sector in Europe, and primary data from members of the creative industry. The authors created focus groups in Spain, the UK and Belgium in order to discuss with the creative industry the concerns on safety and security when using civil drones for their work. Based on these results, the book offers advice to the European industry, as well as new insights for academics and policymakers.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Ethics and Civil Drones ebook for free in PDF format (1.8 MB).

Book Details

Publisher
Springer
Published
2018
Pages
98
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319710860
ISBN10
3319710869
ISBN13 Digital
9783319710877
ISBN10 Digital
3319710877
PDF Size
1.8 MB
License
CC BY

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