Presentation 2007/7/18
On the Safety of Elevators
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Abstract(in English) In June 2006, a young boy has been killed by an elevator accident. Our society has fully accepted elevators as useful means of transportation for vertical movements. But this accident induces us a big surprise and doubts about the safety of elevator. This paper shows the results of FMEA for a typical elevator and some recommendations for the improvements of the safety of elevator.
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Keyword(in English) Accidents of elevators / Safety / FMEA(Failure Modes and Effects Analysis)
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Conference Date 2007/7/18(1days)
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Title (in English) On the Safety of Elevators
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Keyword(1) Accidents of elevators
Keyword(2) Safety
Keyword(3) FMEA(Failure Modes and Effects Analysis)
1st Author's Name Takeshi MATSUOKA
1st Author's Affiliation Faculty of Engineering, Utsunomiya University()
Date 2007/7/18
Paper # SSS2007-8
Volume (vol) vol.107
Number (no) 160
Page pp.pp.-
#Pages 4
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