News & Press
June 17, 2020
Since 2001, National Lightning Safety Awareness Week has drawn attention to what the National Lightning Safety Council calls the “underrated killer.” Lightning has earned its fierce reputation.
The distinction between lightning safety and lightning protection systems is an important one. Lightning safety includes individual actions like sheltering during storms.
June 10, 2020
All home tech shares one operational reality—the requirement for uninterrupted electrical current. Leave this to chance and leave everything to chance.
A custom-designed, installed, inspected and certified Guardian lightning protection system leaves nothing to chance.
Read Full Article, “Something’s Left to Chance,” in Detroit Design Magazine.
May 30, 2020
The LPI and Inspection Program brandmarks set a high standard. With their use comes a responsibility—to your fellow members.
Take care to ensure work displayed using the logos sets the right expectation. Your quality projects and process give the LPI and Inspection Program logos their value.
When including the logos on your website and/or print collateral, refer to these file explanations and guidelines….
May 27, 2020
Cloud Gate, also known as “The Bean,” is British artist Anish Kapoor’s first public outdoor work installed in the United States. The 110-ton elliptical sculpture is HLP Systems protected and the centerpiece of AT&T Plaza at Millennium Park.
May 16, 2020
ALT is manufacturer, distributer and supplier to lightning protection and grounding system contractors, and their associated professionals.
May 5, 2020
Every organization seems to say the same thing when they lose a great team member.
The thing is, Bud, you’re family.
May 2, 2020
Featured in Super Bowl LIV, the Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood was designed to resemble back-to-back guitars. The iconic engineering masterpiece rises 450 feet into the sky and is protected by a Bonded Lightning Protection system.
April 30, 2020
LPI-IP continues to evolve as the benchmark for independent third-party lightning protection system inspection and certification. To what extent we fulfill our potential is determined in large measure by the extent to which you utilize our programs.
Using LPI’s programs and support impacts your fulfillment of your own business potential….
March 30, 2020
Gregg Jaroch brings 40 years experience as a consulting engineer to his work as Program Engineer for the LPI-IP. Since 2011, Greg provides third-party review of as-built documentation, submitted by installing contractors. He confirms that each lightning protection system is in compliance with national standards and applicable codes.
What’s one way the LPI-IP has stepped forward to the benefit of its contractors this year?…
February 26, 2020
Mark Your Calendars: 2020 Schedule of Lightning Protection Continuing Education
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 CE Academy to bring the Lightning Protection 101 (LSA 101) course to your doorstep!