Hills Plaza maintains elevators to tenant floors, service elevators and elevators to the parking levels. These elevators are open during normal business hours and accessible to tenants during non-business hours by using their access cards. All elevators are maintained with the highest standards and should never be tampered with by any tenants.
Please utilize the service elevators when moving boxes, carts or furniture. Construction workers should also be advised to use the service elevators when traveling within the building.
Service Elevator Dimensions:
|Door||3’4” W x 6’11” H||3’4” W x 6’11” H||3’4” W x 6’11” H|
|Floor to Ceiling Height||10’0”||8’6”||10’6”|
|Inside Dimensions||7’0” W x 5’8” Deep||6’4” W x 5’0” Deep||7’10” W x 5’6” Deep|
|Capacity||4,500 lbs.||3,500 lbs.||4,000 lbs.|
*Refer to these dimensions whenever you plan to move.
The elevators at Hills Plaza are equipped with a variety of features designed to ensure the safety of passengers during normal operation, during a malfunction of the equipment or other emergency that may affect operation. On occasion, they do malfunction even though they are properly maintained. This section addresses an elevator malfunction coupled with an entrapment.
If passengers get trapped in an elevator, it is considered an emergency. Qualified elevator personnel will respond, as they have the expertise, experience, and training to handle these complex situations in which a rescue may be involved. Never attempt to extricate a trapped person in an elevator.
In case of an entrapment or emergency in the elevator:
The Management Office will advise the passenger that:
The Management Office shall ask some/all of the following key questions to gather information and to ease the potential anxiety. The answers to these questions will advise the elevator mechanics and engineers of the situation inside the car and provide information to decide the best approach to solving the problem. Questions during initial contact may include: