Provisions On Administration Of Lightning Disaster Prevention In Sichuan Province

Original Language Title: 四川省雷电灾害防御管理规定

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Provisions on administration of lightning disaster prevention in Sichuan province

    (March 18, 2009, Sichuan provincial people's Government, the 28th Executive meeting on April 21, 2009, Sichuan provincial people's Government promulgated as of August 1, 2009, order No. 235) first in order to defend and mitigating lightning hazards, protect people's lives and property safety, promoting sustainable economic and social development, in accordance with the People's Republic of China law, the prevention of meteorological disasters in Sichuan province Ordinance and other laws and regulations, in Sichuan province, this provision is enacted.

    Article on Lightning disaster prevention activities engaged in within the administrative area of the province, shall comply with this regulation.

    Article lightning disaster prevention work of local people's Governments at or above the county level shall strengthen leadership and lightning disaster prevention into national economic and social development plan at the same level, establish and perfect the lightning disaster emergency response programme, the requirements included in the budget at the same level.

    Fourth meteorological departments above the county level shall be responsible for the administrative area of lightning disaster prevention organizations.

    Other relevant departments under the responsibility of the local people's Governments at or above the county level shall do the lightning defense-related work.

    Fifth meteorological departments above the county level shall organize science of lightning disaster prevention awareness and training consciousness and ability of public defense lightning.

    Institutions, enterprises, public institutions and mass organizations of self-government, should do the science of lightning disaster prevention of propaganda. Sixth the meteorological station of the competent meteorological departments above the county level responsible for Lightning monitoring and in accordance with the responsibilities release lightning weather forecast.

    No other organizations or individuals may issue to the community of lightning weather forecast.

    Radio, television, newspapers and communication and information network and other media receive the competent meteorological departments lightning weather forecast of the weather station requires broadcast information should be free of communication to the public in a timely manner.

    Article seventh the following buildings (structures), places or facilities should be installed lightning protection devices (hereinafter referred to as lightning), simultaneously with the principal part of the project designed, built and put into use:

    (A) the provisions of the code for design of building lightning protection lightning protection built for one, two or three classes (structures);

    (B) computer information networks and systems;

    (C) flammable materials such as oil, gas and other hazardous chemicals in production, storage, transport, sale and other places and facilities;

    (D) schools, hospitals, transportation, telecommunications, radio and television, financial security, culture, sports, business, tourism, heritage and other public places and facilities;

    (V) entertainment, amusement parks and facilities;

    (F) in accordance with the provisions of relevant laws and regulations and shall install mine other venues and facilities.

    Article eighth meteorological departments design of lightning protection devices shall be subject to approval. Lightning protection device design should consist of units of information submitted to local meteorological departments above the county level shall audit, examination of lightning protection device design of issuance of authorizations; unaudited or audited is not qualified may not deliver construction.

    Lightning protection device design changes and modifications should be re-examination.

    Shall install mine construction projects, construction construction drawing design documents for applying for review, shall submit a weather lightning design approval issued by the competent bodies.

    Lightning Designer, design units should be responsible for design of lightning protection devices. Nineth construction units shall in accordance with the approved lightning protection device design for construction.

    Concealed works of lightning protection devices shall be in accordance with the relevant standards, testing, test results as a basis for lightning protection device acceptance. After the completion of the tenth lightning protection device, the construction unit shall organize local meteorological authorities above the county level in acceptance.

    Acceptance issued by the meteorological departments lightning protection device acceptance certificates; unqualified acceptance may not be delivered, and issued by the construction unit in accordance with meteorological departments lightning protection device of rectification opinions for rectification, rectification again after acceptance.

    Shall install mine construction project completion acceptance when filing, the construction unit shall submit the lightning acceptance certificate issued by the competent meteorological organizations.

    11th lightning property unit or units shall do daily maintenance of lightning, lightning protection devices are not allowed to move, change or damage.

    12th engaged in mine engineering design, construction units shall obtain relevant qualification in accordance with national and relevant activities in the context of the qualification.

    Engaged in mine detection unit shall obtain a qualification certificate issued by the provincial meteorological authorities.

    Lightning-corresponding certificate shall be made in accordance with national professional and technical personnel. 13th lightning ownership units or units should be declared to the lightning detection units detected as required and issued by the testing unit test report. Failed to pass the inspection, shall be in accordance with the corrective action for rectification.

    Use lightning protection devices shall be tested periodically in accordance with the relevant provisions.

    Article 14th mine-detection and mine engineering design and construction shall implement the relevant standards and technical specifications.

    15th lightning protection lightning protection products for construction use, shall conform to the national standard or industry standard, product certificates and instructions, and according to the relevant requirements of the State in writing inform the provincial meteorological authorities.

    16th by the lightning disaster unit and individual shall promptly report to the local weather authorities, and assist in lightning calamity investigation.

    Require lightning hazard identification, by the relevant units or individuals applying to the local weather authorities.

    17th meteorological departments above the county level shall be in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State within their respective administrative areas of the Organization's major projects, key projects, and flammable and explosive and dangerous places, such as construction projects for lightning risk assessment.

    18th in violation of this provision, any of the following acts, ordered meteorological departments above the county level in accordance with the permissions correct fails, given a warning and a fine of less than 500 Yuan and 30,000 yuan; losses caused shall bear liability for:

    (A) shall install mine is not installed;

    (B) lightning protection device design without examination or audit of substandard construction without authorization;

    (C) the lightning used unqualified acceptance or acceptance after completion;

    (D) failure to conduct mine-detecting devices or not qualified nor corrective action;

    (E) the lightning moved, changed or destroyed without permission.

    19th a violation of this provision, made lightning detection, mine engineering design and construction quality as well as beyond the scope of the qualification engaged in mine detection, mine engineering design and construction, in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State investigation; losses caused shall bear liability constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

    Article 20th issue a false detection of lightning detection reports, meteorological departments above the county level shall be ordered to correct, given a warning and a fine of less than 500 Yuan and 30,000 yuan; losses caused shall bear liability constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

    21st national personnel, mine-qualification and lightning design auditing and acceptance work, negligence, malpractice, abuse, shall be given administrative sanctions; losses caused shall bear liability constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law. 22nd article of the regulations come into force on August 1, 2009.