RC35 - Protection of Buildings against lightning strike.pdf

  • 11 Nov 2013
  • Environmental

This document explains the threat to businesses posed by lightning strikes and outlines the basis of the risk assessment process set out in BS EN 62305: Parts 1 to 4. Although the principle threat from a lightning strike is to life safety, this publication also provides advice and guidance relating to the threat to property and the potential to paralyse a business, causing considerable disruption, financial loss and damage to electronic systems, computers and communication links.