Standard for the Installation of Lightning Protection Systems
What is NFPA 780?
NFPA 780 provides lightning protection system installation requirements to safeguard people and property from fire risk and related hazards associated with lightning exposure.
Official document scope
What does NFPA 780 address?
This Standard covers traditional lightning protection system installation requirements for ordinary structures; miscellaneous structures and special occupancies; heavy-duty stacks; watercraft; wind turbines; structures housing explosive materials; and structures containing flammable vapors, flammable gases, or liquids that give off flammable vapors.