Appendix M – Drone Operations

Date: Friday, April 15, 2016 | Category: | Author:

It is the responsibility of the Employer to provide the appropriate certification and training of employees operating airborne drone equipment.  In the event of a third party legal action against an employee in the bargaining unit pertaining to the operation of airborne drone equipment, the Employer shall assume all liability for damages awarded by a civil court of law for an employee in the bargaining unit that is authorized to operate drone equipment during the course of a business day, provided that the Employee was operating the equipment in a lawful and good faith manner and in compliance with the mandated restrictions.  In the event that an Employee is convicted of a criminal offence, the Employer shall not assume any liability.