The impact of hailstones can cause widespread damage to vulnerable plant and equipment that is stored outside.
A lightning flash is a high-voltage, electrostatic discharge that can cause physical damage.
Roof Covering and Deck
Deteriorating roofs will not be capable of resisting water ingress or weight stress from hail or snow.
Roof Mounted Equipment
Equipment mounted on the extremity of your building is more vulnerable to storm and wind damage.
Building Openings (glazing, doors)
Building openings (doors and windows) need to be able to withstand wind and storm debris.
Sensitivity of Building Contents to Wind and Water
Precautions can be taken to reduce damage to sensitive contents.
When utilities are disrupted, working machinery might be damaged or destroyed, as well as inventory and stock.
Pre-Storm/Storm Contingency Plan
Being prepared for the unexpected will help reduce potential damage and business interruption.