Guide to Surge Protection

14 May 2014

Introduction

This publication is intended as a practical guide: • For designers, specifiers and installers to enable them to comply with surge protection requirements in BS 7671 Requirements for Electrical Installations – IET Wiring Regulations – Seventeenth Edition. • To assist those involved in the use of these standards in selecting, erecting and testing and verification of Surge Protection Devices in accordance with BS 7671, supported by current lightning and surge protection standards. BEAMA is the long established and respected trade association for the electrotechnical sector. The association has a strong track record in the development and implementation of standards to promote safety and product performance for the benefit of manufacturers and their customers.