Protection against lightning – Part 1: General principles
|Publication Date:||1 January 2006|
|ICS Code (Lightning protection):||91.120.40|
|ICS Code (Electrical engineering in general):||29.020|
This part of IEC 62305 provides the general principles to be followed in the protection against lightning of
- structures including their installations and contents as well as persons,
- services connected to a structure.
The following cases are outside the scope of this standard:
- railway systems;
- vehicles, ships, aircraft, offshore installations;
- underground high pressure pipelines;
− pipe, power and telecommunication lines not connected to a structure.
NOTE Usually these systems are under special regulations made by various specific authorities.