testing & maintenance
The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 state that lightning protection systems should be tested in accordance with the relevant British Standard BS 6651:1999 or BS EN 62305 : 2008 (depending upon when the system was installed), a minimum of every
The building owner therefore has a responsibility to its occupants to have the system professionally maintained in order to minimise danger and these works should always be incorporated into building maintenance schedules.
SLES will automatically send reminders when our own systems require testing but we are equally happy to provide advice on testing and maintenance for all types of existing systems.
S.L.E.S has numerous experience providing 1 ohm earths in all types of challenging ground conditions around the UK and abroad including chalk, rock and sand. Our engineers are always keen to come up with innovative design solutions.