Elevator car and hoistway door sustained damage due to impact from a motorized scooter

Persona

Persona

Technologies

Technologies
Reference number
II-952859-2019 (#16111)

Location: Vancouver

Regulated industry sector: Elevating Devices

Incident overview

The elevator door safety retainer failed on impact from an electric scooter. The elevator door was pushed open and driver fell into the elevator shaft, landing on the roof of the elevator car.