Build & Protect Newsletter: October is Fire Prevention Month

National Fire Prevention Week Issue

What You Need to Know about Fire, Lightning and Lightning-Sparked Fires

In Support of Fire Prevention Week, October 6-12 MARYVILLE, Mo – October 6, 2019 — According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) the number of home fire deaths in the U.S. is increasing and in turn creating a growing… Read More

SAVE the DATE! Build & Protect Workshop Scheduled for February 2020

Florida architects, engineers, builders and planners will have an opportunity to learn about lightning protection, resilient building practices and blueprints for collaborative partnerships at the 2nd annual Build & Protect Workshop on Wednesday, February 12, 2020, at the… Read More

September is Campus Fire Safety Month: Is your school prepared to prevent a lightning tragedy?

Fire safety is a primary concern for every school in the country, and even more so at colleges and universities where large numbers of students reside in campus dormitories and apartments. Severe weather and fires pose special threats… Read More

LPI & the CE Academy are Bringing Continuing Education & Networking to a City Near You!

Check Out Our 2019 Schedule of Lightning Protection Continuing Ed Enlightenment! Looking to learn more about Lightning Protection Continuing Education in a Lunch & Learn setting? The LPI is partnering with the Lightning Safety Alliance (LSA) and the… Read More

New Applications and Requirements for Lightning Protection Systems Outlined in the 2020 Edition of NFPA 780

Downloadable copy with links, available here: https://conta.cc/2SFRcQS    

Lightning: Weather Threat that Affects Most People, in Most Regions, Most of the Time

In Support of National Lightning Safety Awareness Week, June 23-29 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MARYVILLE, Mo., June 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Despite being the weather threat that impacts the most people, most of the time and in most areas of the U.S.,… Read More

Build & Protect Newsletter, June 2019 Lightning Safety Awareness Week Issue

Download the June issue of our Build & Protect Newsletter here. 

Building Lightning Safe Communities: An Architect’s Perspective

LAS VEGAS, Nev., June 6, 2019 — The Lightning Protection Institute (LPI) is working to shine a spotlight on the lightning hazard and expand its “building lightning safe communities” initiative through outreach with mitigation-minded partners like architects, engineers and risk-management… Read More

Join LPI in Las Vegas for the AIA Conference on Architecture 2019! 

The AIA Conference and Expo on Architecture is three-day event where architects exchange innovative information and ideas to shape and transform the future of architecture. From June 6-8, architects from around the world will converge in Las Vegas… Read More