Elevator and Escalator Rescue


Written by firefighters for firefighters, Elevator and Escalator Rescue: A Comprehensive Guide contains important information for technical rescue members, training officers and fire company members alike.

This engaging and accessible book details the risks involved in elevator and escalator rescues and how to face them successfully.

Key Features and Benefits:

  • A comprehensive guide for dealing with elevator and escalator emergencies.
  • Written by firefighters for firefighters.
  • Knowledge drawn from 80 years of combined firefighting experience with elevators.
  • Coverage spanning the evolution of elevators—from their most primitive stages to today’s high tech innovations.
  • Chapter-ending questions to test the students’ comprehension.
  • Contains an extensive Glossary of elevator and escalator terminology.


Item #: 1593700768