Broken portion of an escalator step injures worker

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Technologies

Technologies
Reference number
II-639118-2018

Location: Vancouver
Incident overview: It was reported to Technical Safety BC that a maintenance worker was injured by an escalator. A broken portion of an escalator step allowed the worker's finger to get caught between the moving damaged section of step and the bottom of the escalator comb plate.

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