Because lightning is a frequent and recurring natural event across North America, it’s important to consider the effect it can have on a network. Current can enter a home through any number of conductive routes, including CATV cables, posing the risk of damage to delicate electronics as well as possible injury to occupants.
The best approach to protecting networks includes a variety of preventive measures throughout the cable plant, including bonding, grounding, powering and isolation hardware.
The benefits of having a well-thought approach to protection include:
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Download the whitepaper and read more about the common issues that can arise as a result of lightning strikes, plus get our tips on how to prevent damage.