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HOW COMMON ARE ESCALATOR AND ELEVATOR ACCIDENTS-1

How Common Are Escalator And Elevator Accidents

Posted by es on May 21, 2018
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Fatal elevator or escalator accidents are very rare. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics there are about 30 fatal accidents a year in the United States caused by elevators and escalator. Slightly more than half of the fatalities are workers working on top or near elevators or escalators. The number of casualties is low compared to about 2000 fatalities per year on stairs. A survey of all hospitals in United States showed that
INSTRUCTIONS FOR THOSE TRAPPED IN A LIFT

Instructions For Those Trapped In A Lift

Posted by es on May 21, 2018
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If you are trapped inside a lift car, remember the following instructions: STAY CALM AND DO NOT PANIC, as there is really no reason to panic, elevators are the safest form of transport in the world. Please remember that the lift stopped itself to ensure your safety! DO NOT TRY TO BREAK OUT OF THE ELEVATOR. Getting out of a stopped elevator can be very dangerous and may even have fatal consequences. A passenger trying
HOW RELIABLE ARE ELEVATORS AND ESCALATORS

How Reliable Are Elevators And Escalators

Posted by es on May 21, 2018
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LIFT AND ESCALATOR BREAKDOWN STATISTICS: Elevators and escalators are very complex machines with a large number of parts and complex electronic components. Despite their complexity, elevators and escalators are reliable pieces of equipment. A well-maintained elevator in commercial or residential environment will typically experience between 0.5 – 2 breakdowns in a year, of which 20% or 0.4 occurrences are mantraps (a person getting stuck inside a lift car). Industrial elevators and service elevators may experience
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