Elevator Safety

Elevator Safety

Procedures to Follow

1. Try to remain calm.

2. Use emergency elevator call button to alert officials of your current situation.

3. If no answer using the emergency call button, call Service2Facilities at (614) 292-HELP (4357). If an emergency, dial 9-1-1 (Public Safety).

4. If elevator is stuck between floors, do not attempt to exit.

Information to Know

  • Location of elevator
  • Estimated number of people trapped
  • Any injuries and/or medical needs
  • Noises before elevator failed
  • Knowledge of university elevator safety practices