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2014-06-17 23:15:36

New York personal injury lawyer David Perecman urges workers who perform their jobs in or near elevator shafts to be extra careful following an accident in Sunnyside, Queens in which contractor died when he fell five stories down an elevator shaft. New York, New York (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 A contractor died when he fell five stories down an elevator shaft in Queens. According to NBC News (6.5.14), the 45-year-old man’s harness apparently malfunctioned and he plummeted down the shaft....

2014-06-10 23:02:14

The Schindler 9600 is part of an elite group of 97 budget-friendly products showcased in Buildings Magazine's June 2014 issue. Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Schindler Elevator Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of elevators, escalators and moving walks, announces that BUILDINGS magazine has selected its 9600 Escalator Modernization solution as a 2014 Money-Saving Product. The Schindler 9600 is part of an elite group of 97 budget-friendly products showcased in the...

2014-06-10 04:22:52

UDEN, The Netherlands, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dutch Invention Demonstrated to the World at Fire Safety Conference London Residents and workers in skyscrapers and other tall buildings are often trapped in case of a fire, 9/11 has demonstrated. The newly developed Evacuator offers a last resort, allowing them to slowly and safely descend on a steel cable at the outside of the building. Worldwide the device can save thousands of lives, from residents in tall...

2014-06-09 16:20:39

MADISON, Ind., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rotary Lift and School Transportation News have teamed up to provide school fleet managers and technicians with the latest information about bus lifts, proper lifting techniques, lift maintenance and shop safety. "Lifting Your Vehicles Correctly and Safely," a free webcast hosted at www.stnonline.com/webcasts, will be presented June 24 at 2 p.m. EDT by Doug Spiller, Rotary Lift heavy-duty product manager....

2014-06-03 12:41:36

MADISON, Ind., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Lift, North America's leading enthusiast lift brand, is helping the innovative MustangMedic restoration show produced in Cathedral City, Calif., boost productivity by providing the shop with its first vehicle lift. After spending three years restoring Ford Mustangs and posting more than 4,000 YouTube videos that document each project, the MustangMedic team can finally get a vehicle in the air where it is easier to work on....

2014-06-03 12:41:24

Escalator modernization solution continues to evolve to meet the challenges of global urbanization LISLE, Ill., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, launched "The Second Decade" in the offering of its award-winning KONE EcoMod(TM) escalator modernization solution. Since the release of the inaugural version of the solution in 2003, KONE EcoMod has undergone significant technological advancements and can be found at hundreds of...

2014-06-03 12:23:45

MADISON, Ind., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rotary Lift introduces new heavy-duty four-post vehicle lifts that are both user friendly and fast. The new HDC series four-post lifts are available with capacities of 50,000 lbs. (P/N HDC50) and 60,000 lbs. (P/N HDC60) for servicing a variety of heavy-duty vehicles including trucks and buses. The battery-powered lifts are easy to operate, economical to maintain and can raise a vehicle faster than any competing four-post lift. Photo -...

2014-06-02 16:20:44

MADISON, Ind., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 50 members of Rotary Lift's extensive service network have completed the Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) Lift Inspector Certification Program over the past nine months, bolstering what is already the industry's go-to resource for professional vehicle lift inspections. Rotary Lift has more ALI Certified Lift Inspectors within its distribution channel than any other manufacturer, making it easy for lift uses across North America to...

2014-05-22 12:20:52

WASHINGTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This Memorial Day Weekend, Americans will gather to honor our veterans and those who defend our nation. Following the recent news and hearings related to POW/MIA Accounting issues, on March 31st, 2014, Secretary of Defense Hagel announced the establishment of a new Defense Agency that reorganizes the Government entities involved in the location, exhumation, and identification of our missing servicemembers. The new agency has the...

2014-05-20 08:41:43

Custom Machinery & Workflow for Circuit Board Assembly Includes Unusual Elevator System OREM, Utah, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- High-speed blender manufacturer Blendtec today announced a major upgrade to its 270,000-square-foot plant in Orem, UT, that has doubled its circuit board manufacturing capacity without enlarging the facility. The upgrade - including a custom elevator system with additional custom machinery and workflow designed by microelectronic manufacturing system...


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