About Lightning Protection Services


About LPS

LPS (Lightning Protection Services) was formed in 1991 by a management team with a combined 60 years’ experience and knowledge of the lightning conductor industry.

Under the teams guidance a highly skilled, experienced and dedicated workforce has seen LPS steadily grow to become a leading authority within our field of operations.

Throughout our years in business our key personnel has remained relatively unchanged. This has moulded the company into one of the leaders in the lightning protection industry.

We pride ourselves in our service and safety record within the lightning protection industry - this being reflected in our enviable reputation for quality, reliability, response and customer satisfaction.

UK and International

Lightning Protection Services not only cover the whole of the UK from the Shetland Islands to the Channel Islands and everywhere in between, but increasingly we have been working on international projects in Scandinavia, Eastern block and African countries.

From individual home owners to blue chip companies, LPS are pleased to confirm we have not only successfully completed contracts in the UK, from the extremities and most places in between. From the Shetlands to the Isle of White, Belfast to Norwich but increasingly internationally with successful contracts in Norway, Ukraine, Rwanda, The Democratic Republic of the Congo, The Channel Islands and Ireland.


Trade Accreditation

As the company has grown we have steadily achieved accreditation. An overview includes:

  • ATLAS (Association of Technical Lightning and Access Specialists)
  • ISO 9001 (Quality Management System) Registered No. A12383
  • ISO 18001 (Health and Safety Management System)
  • ISO 14001 (Environmental Management System)
  • Safe Contractor Approval
  • Constructionline
  • Approval CHAS (Contractors Health & Safety Assessment Scheme)
  • Steeplejack and Lightning Protection training group members
  • Winner of several trade, health and safety awards

Fully Qualified Design Engineers

We are pleased to confirm all LPS design engineers have undertaken designers accrediation to demonstrate their competence in lightning protection design to BS EN 62305

Fully trained Lightning Conductor Engineers

All LPS engineers are fully trained, qualified and experienced CSCS registered lightning conductor engineers. In addition, our engineers are trained and certified in industrial rope access, manual handling, MEWPS, working at height, abrasive wheels, asbestos awareness, CAT, power tools, safe use of ladders, safe earth testing, IPAF

ATLAS Awards

LPS are ATLAS (The Association of Technical Lightning and Access Specialists) award winner - 'Highly Recommended' - awarded for our works on prestigious historic buildings.

ATLAS Member

LPS has been a member of ATLAS (The Association of Technical Lightning and Access Specialists) formally ‘The National Federation of Master Steeplejack and Lightning Conductor Engineers’, since 1995. This being the governing body in our industry. Member No. 6644

Steeplejack and Lightning Protection Training Group Member

LPS are active members of the Steeplejack and Lightning Protection Training Group. LPS joined the training group in 1992 and have been an active member ever since.