Huge Victory! CPSC Issues First-Ever Recall For Home Elevators!

As reported yesterday by the Washington Post, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) voted earlier this week to issue its first-ever safety recall for residential elevators (link to article).  The recall was by agreement ..

Boston Woman Killed in Elevator Accident

Tragically, on Monday evening another person lost their life as a result of an elevator accident.  According to news reports, on September 14, 2020, a 38-year-old woman died as a result of a falling elevator at ..

Washington D.C. Woman Killed in Elevator Accident

Again, how many people have to die or suffer catastrophic injuries before the elevator industry takes action?  As most of us are sheltering in place in our homes, yet another person has lost their life ..

Man Killed in Elevator Accident in Guntersville, Alabama

Yesterday, yet another person lost their life as a result of an elevator accident.  According to news reports, on January 6, 2020, a 36-year-old man died as a result of what was described as a ..

Child Entrapment Elevator Accident in Cottonwood Heights, Utah

The question we have for the elevator industry is simple: “How many?” As many were enjoying time with family and friends this Thanksgiving, a family in Cottonwood Heights, Utah was experiencing a horrific tragedy that no ..

Canadian Tourist Files Escalator Accident Lawsuit Against Washington, D.C. Metro

A Canadian tourist has recently filed an escalator accident lawsuit against the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) in Washington, D.C., accusing the entity of failing to properly maintain its escalators after the plaintiff suffered ..