As far as we know, sum elevator plays an indispensable role in our life, it is widely used in supermarkets, shopping malls, office buildings, resident buildings, etc. However, the rate of elevator accidents raises these days. Once your moving platform stops moving, gets caught on the second floor or goes through some other types of issue, you need to send out an SOS to a local elevator repair service. Sometimes, screaming out “help” is not a effective way to get yourself be helped. It is more important for you to call the elevator repair service immediately. Well, do you really know once the moving equipment you are in is not working properly?
In the case you hear some frantic voices of the elevator when you are waiting for the moving platform to arrive your floor, and you know there someone or maybe a few people are trapped inside, you have to alert the building manager immediately. Then he/she will call an elevator repair service as quickly as possible. By doing so, scared people who cannot escape form the elevator can be rescued as quickly as possible.
On the other hand, the story can be very different if your are riding in the moving platform when it begin to act up. First of all, you need to check to see whether the platform has been placed on independent service or if probably it was turned off. And if there is a stop switch in the moving cage then check to see if it has been pushed by mistake or not. What is more, you can also check to see if there are any obstructions in the door tracks or the grooves. You know, any types of debris like dirt, salt, pebbles or trash can cause a malfunction to occur. Be remember, just use your eyes rather than your fingers to check the elevator, guarantee the safety of yourself is the priority.
Elevator are very sensitive fluctuation in power, any power outage in the building, even short bursts could affect the performance of the electric cage. If you are able to verify if the complex you are in has full use of power or not. If it does not then that could be the reason for the need for elevator repair service. You have to know compared to other types of big appliances, elevators are more affected by power issue.
Facing the elevator accident as rigorous as you can, because the more your are aware of, the better will you able to explain the set of circumstances to the building personnel when they arrive. Moreover, the more you know, the better help you will be.