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Lightning Safety & Protection

Protect High-Rise Buildings from Thundersnow Lightning with CMCE 

December 7, 2023
Protect High-Rise Buildings from Thundersnow Lightning with CMCE  Nature’s displays of power often leave us in awe, but they can also pose serious threats, especially when it comes to lightning strikes. The mesmerizing phenomenon of thundersnow, a rare occurrence where thunder and lightning accompany a snowstorm, brings with it a unique set of challenges. Nowhere...
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Ensuring Safety & Fun: The Importance of Lightning Protection at Ski Resorts in Colorado 

August 23, 2023
Ensuring Safety & Fun: The Importance of Lightning Protection at Ski Resorts in Colorado Colorado’s ski resorts attract thousands of visitors every year, offering breathtaking views and thrilling winter sports. However, amidst the excitement and adventure, safety should always remain a top priority. One often overlooked aspect of safety at ski resorts is protection against...
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Lightning Rod Failure: The Alarming Impact of Outdated Lightning Protection 

July 12, 2023
Lightning Rod Failure: The Alarming Impact of Outdated Lightning Protection  The traditional lightning rod system is the most well-known lightning protection system and has been around for 270 years, but it is not the most effective. In recent years, lightning rod systems have become the unfortunate culprits behind lightning strike damage, including fires.     Lightning...
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Ensuring Resilient 911 Operations: Protecting Against Lightning-Induced Outages in Severe Weather 

June 28, 2023
Ensuring Resilient 911 Operations: Protecting Against Lightning-Induced Outages in Severe Weather  In the world of emergency response, every second counts. 911 emergency operation centers play a vital role in ensuring the safety and well-being of the public during critical situations. However, severe weather events, particularly lightning strikes, can pose a significant threat to the continuous...
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