Multiple chairs collide while chairlift still running

Persona

Technologies

Technologies
Reference number
II-15155-903654 (#15155)

Location: Interior

Regulated industry sector: Passenger ropeways - Above surface ropeway

Impact

Injury
 

Injuries: N/A

Injury description: N/A

Injury rating: N/A

Incident rating: Major

Incident overview

During maintenance, as the chairlift was moving in reverse, a belt came off its drive pulley and stalled the chairs that were entering the station causing multiple chairs to collide.

 

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