Public Safety

273 VT Units Coming to 82-Km Rail Corridor in India

Two-hundred seventy-three vertical-transportation (units) — 162 escalators and 111 lifts — are coming to the...

Bangkok Escalator Mishap Prompts Look at Managing Commuters

Limiting the number of passengers entering crowded stations is among measures being considered by the...

Woman Dies in Escalator Fall at Music Concert in Denver

A 49-year-old woman died falling from an escalator on July 30 at the end of...

Touchless Elevators

Creating safe and secure building spaces The worst imaginable place to be during the COVID-19...

A Year of Progress

In this Readers Platform, your author explains handrail UV-C disinfection. by Lawrence Madanda Early in...

The Use of Lifts in Offices in Social-Distancing Environments

An array of measures must be taken to guarantee personal safety. Keywords: COVID-19, social distancing,...

Top Tips for Lift Safety When Returning to Work

Managing risk in the post-pandemic office Almost a third — 31% — of Brits want...

Airflow and Elevators

Highlights of an airflow study conducted to determine the relative risk of exposure to COVID-19...

SARS-CoV-2 Mitigations in Elevators

Identifying the characteristics of the coronavirus and elevator enclosure and examining the technical solutions for...

Safety in VT Systems — An Enduring Journey

A call for a central worldwide data pool with all VT incidents in the hands...