What is an elevator recall?

An elevator recall is a function of the elevator. When the attached smoke detectors in the elevator lobby or in the elevator shafts are activated, it sends the elevator into recall; which brings the elevator to the ground floors and locks the doors open as a safety measure.

What is an elevator recall test?

Our company inspects the recall function of the elevator with each smoke detector as it activates.

How often do I need and elevator recall test?

You are required to have a elevator recall test annually.

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