Accidents/Incidents

Date Device Description
March 27, 2020
Funicular
Construction material across hoistway struck elevator cab, causing shutdown.
March 18, 2020
Passenger Ropeway
Passenger caught ski tips on loading ramp, causing a mis-load onto the carrier. Passenger fell 4 metres to the surface below.
March 13, 2020
Elevator
Passengers arm was caught in elevator door while in nudging.
March 11, 2020
Passenger Ropeway
Passenger riding conveyor slipped and fell backwards due to snow build up on conveyor belt.
March 11, 2020
Elevator
Equipment malfunction caused damage in machine room.
March 10, 2020
Passenger Ropeway
Equipment malfunction at landing caused passenger to fall from carrier. No injury was reported.
March 9, 2020
Escalator
Passenger trips while walking up escalator.
March 7, 2020
Passenger Ropeway
Equipment malfunction caused derail at drive station.
March 3, 2020
Amusement Ride
Passenger slipped under safety constraints as ride operator started ride. No injuries reported.
February 29, 2020
Passenger Ropeway
During transport, carrier slipped on full chair position one the haul rope into the occupied chair behind. The lift was manually evacuated with no injuries reported.
February 24, 2020
Passenger Ropeway
Passenger was struck by t-bar while unloading and sustained a small cut.
Feb 18, 2020
Passenger Ropeway
Passenger did not realize safety bar had been lifted and slipped out of the carrier falling 2 metres to the surface below.
February 18, 2020
Passenger Ropeway
Passenger repositioned themselves on lift and slipped forward under safety bar. Passenger was unable to hang on to chair and fell 8 metres to surface below. No injury reported.
February 18, 2020
Elevator
Freight elevator running between two levels with hall and car doors open before stopping between floors.
February 11, 2020
Escalator
Up escalator stops momentarily before starting travel in down direction. Unit comes to a stop after approximately 10 seconds.
February 11, 2020
Escalator
Passenger tripped and fell while walking up the down escalator.
February 11, 2020
Escalator
Passenger lost balance and fell at top landing of escalator. No inury reported.
February 7, 2020
Escalator
Passenger riding up escalator fell backwards and struck their head on a step. Person at bottom landing hit stop button.
February 3, 2020
Escalator
Passenger half way up escalator dropped an item which fell down the escalator. When passenger bent to retrieve it, they missed grabbing opposite handrail which caused them to lose balance and fall.
January 29, 2020
Escalator
Passenger entering down escalator lost balance and fell backwards. Minor cuts were reported.
January 29, 2020
Escalator
Passenger loses balance and grabs the arm of second passenger, causing both to lose balance and fall. No inuries reported.
January 28, 2020
Escalator
Passenger riding up escalator with shopping cart fell at top landing when cart became stuck.
January 24, 2020
Elevator
Passenger waiting for elevator trips on door sill as car levels up.
January 23, 2020
Escalator
Passenger riding up escalator with two crutches fell backwards on first step. No injury reported.
January 21, 2020
Elevator
Passengers finger caught in door as elevator arrived at landing. No injury was reported.
January 21, 2020
Escalator
Passenger riding up escalator with walker fell when walker was obstructed at top landing.
January 19, 2020
Dumbwaiter
Hoist rope failure caused car to fall down hoistway, impaling car on top of drive motor.
January 16, 2020
Elevator
Three passengers trapped in elevator when it failed to arrive at landing.
January 11, 2020
Elevator
Passengers hand was caught in door as elevator arrived at landing. No injury was reported.
January 10, 2020
Elevator
Fire line froze and burst, causing damage to three cars in elevator bank.
January 9, 2020
Elevator
Sprinkler head failure caused water leak into hoistway, affecting three cars in the elevator bank.
January 8, 2020
Elevator
Building parkade flood submerged elevator pit and car in water.
January 6, 2020
Elevator
Water pipe burst causing water leak into hoistway, causing car to shut down.
January 4, 2020
Escalator
Passenger riding up escalator fell as a result of handrail stall.
January 4, 2020
Escalator
Passenger accessing up escalator loses balance, lands onto steps at top landing.
January 4, 2020
Escalator
Passenger accessing up escalator fell backwards over handrail.
January 2, 2020
Escalator
Passenger sitting on up escalator handrail lost balance, falling over open side landing on ground level.
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