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Escalator Accidents | RM. Speed to blame in... escalator accidents BBC NEWS | Europe | Briton dies in Rome station accident More Crocs Escalator Nightmares!: Gothamist

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Howling at the Moon!
Lunacy, says it all. We all know that the time of the full moon feels strange. Legend has it that the full moon brings out the worst in people: more violence, suicides, accidents, and aggression. The influence of the moon and behavior has been called "The...
Astrology >> The Moon
The Blue Ray: An OBE Ceremony Experience
This is what happened to me, many years ago, after my very first successful deliberate wake induced OBE. I had been trying to project for several months at this time, and had made a projection attempt almost every night for the previous two weeks. Trying to...
Astral Projection >> Out of Body Experiences
Am I Damned?: Part 1
(Excerpted from a planned website, much of this material has already appeared in answer to various questions on the boards, especially in General Earth Spirituality. I will attempt to redact it for this forum, as much of the arguments contained here are basic...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
A Treatise on Astral Projection
There are certain aspects of the astral dimension and the projection process that are very complicated. Much of it is misunderstood and it can all be very confusing at times. This series of articles attempts to shed a little light on the subject, and...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
Feverfew (Tanacetium Parthenium)
This herb is used for colds, flu, fevers, and digestive problems. Also is wonderful in relieving eadaches. Make a sachet of feverfew and carry it with you for protection against illness and preventing accidents....
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary F
Arnica montana
Arnica is a famous first aid remedy. It does great work in cases of traumas, damage or injuries, whether they are physical or mental/emotional, whether it occurred recently or years ago. What is the healing factor of Arnica? On the physical plane it cures...
Remedies >> Remedies A
Bellis perennis
This small plant was already used in medieval times to heal wounds and bruises. The secret is that Bellis contains a substance which contracts the muscles in the veins; therefore the blood will circulate well again on places of venous congestion. Bellis...
Remedies >> Remedies B

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Petition requesting development of safety standards for escalators
'Legal Principles of Escalator Accidents", Elevator World, August 1983. ' Measuring Step Clearances and Inspection of Escalators and Moving.
Petition CP-97-1; Escalators
years were the victims of escalator accidents and approximately.
accidents-on-escalators-involving - Elevator Radio Show Podcast
Summary of Combination Cart/Escalator Accident Statistics. 45 no body or organisation that draws together data for accidents on escalators involving carts.
Deaths and Injuries Involving Elevators and Escalators
Injuries Involving Work on or near Elevators or Escalators, 3. Deaths and Examples of Elevator and Escalator Passenger Injuries and Deaths, 20. Figures.
Safety in the Use of Escalators
at or near escalator landings. STEP 3.

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IN BRIEF (Page 1)
Nearly 1400 escalator accidents were reported in 2010, but only 13 involved mechanical problems.
China Plans to Launch Escalator Recall System
[File Photo: Jing You/CFP] China's top quality watchdog has said it will write a system of product recall for problematic escalators into law, following a spate of escalator accidents last month, The Beijing News reports.
Steps taken over escalator safety
Each contractor starts off with 100 points. The maximum penalty of 15 points will be deducted if an escalator cannot be stopped because of brake, auxiliary brake or chain safety device faults.
China plans escalators recall system
China View
See here for a long list of stories about other escalator accidents (in Chinese only).

Suggested Web Resources

Escalator - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Some accidents are caused by improper or unsafe use such as riding the hand rails (see bullet points below) or by escalator spinning.
Danger On The Escalator - CBS News
Feb 17, 2005 But every year, nearly 10000 people are sent to the emergency room because of escalator accidents. Many are children.
Raw Video: Escalator Accident in Japan - YouTube Escalator Footwear Injuries
May 20, 2008 Have children suffered injuries by getting their shoes (especially Crocs) caught in escalators.
New York Elevator Accident Attorney | New York City Escalator
Are you suffering from an injury caused by an elevator or escalator accident?

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