Information on Lightning Protection in the State of North Dakota
Lightning protection in North Dakota is in wide use today. As rest of the economy of the state booms with the discovery of oil, so is lightning protection. More and more companies are choosing to retrofit their storage tanks, rigs and other structures with lightning protection in the attempt to avoid serious fires.
There is an average of 291,131 cloud to ground lightning strikes annually in North Dakota. The best way to avoid personal loss or injury is to install lightning protection on your home, barn and business. It is also important to watch the skies and forecast, and plan around them. Seek shelter in a substantial building or hard top vehicle and always remember to wait 30 minutes till the last clash of thunder to return outdoors.
KLP offers a full line of UL Listed Lightning Protection System Materials that meet or exceed the criteria set forth by UL96A, NFPA 780 and LPI-175. Give us a call today at 800-370-5886 to see how we can assist you in the design, installation, maintenance and inspection of your system.
Also see How to stay safe during lightning storms