Elevators & Escalators
The confined space inside an elevator cabin creates a large risk of transmission despite standard ventilation.
Ontario is looking to boost elevator availability in multi-storey residential buildings, as well as long-term care and seniors’ homes.
Accessibility advocates see the built environment as a laggard when it comes to fire safety, especially for people with disabilities.
The University of Manitoba is currently undertaking the largest accessibility audit ever conducted in the province.
Protecting vital building systems that address comfort, usability, life safety, fire prevention and compliance with general occupancy requirements.
Simple energy efficient measures in a facility can significantly lower costs related to maintenance and operations.
Escalators can be a serious hazard to all users. Care must be taken to prevent injuries, and even deaths.