ARTICLES ABOUT storm damage

July 1, 2016

Do Your Part to Protect Your District from Lightning

Lightning strikes in Colorado about 500,000 times annually, and over the past 10 years, the Pool has paid just under $1 million for property claims resulting from lightning strikes. Most claims involved strikes to buildings, wells, motor vehicles, control panels and phone systems. In almost all of these cases, damage would have been minimized had simple safeguards been put in place.