NFPA 780 HDBK
Standard for the Installation of Lightning Protection Systems Handbook
|Publication Date:||1 January 2011|
This document shall cover traditional lightning protection system installation requirements for the following:
(1) Ordinary structures
2) Miscellaneous structures and special occupancies
(3) Heavy-duty stacks
(5) Structures containing flammable vapors, flammable gases, or liquids that give off flammable vapors
This document shall not cover lightning protection system installation requirements for electric generating, transmission, and distribution systems.
This document shall not cover lightning protection system installation requirements for early streamer emission systems or charge dissipation systems.
Purpose. The purpose of this standard shall be to provide for the safeguarding of persons and property from hazards arising from exposure to lightning.