Static Electricity, Lightning and Stray Current Protection

This refers to safety measures, including installations and procedures, followed to prevent ignition of hydrocarbons arising from static electricity, lightning or stray current.

References:

–        American Petroleum Institute, 49 CFR 195.405(a), Protection Against Ignitions Arising out of Static Electricity, Lightning and Stray Current, 2003

–        D.A. Crowl and J.F. Louvar. Chemical Process Safety. 3rd Edition. Prentice Hall. Boston. MA. 2011.