Insider Claims Escalator Death Caused by Forgotten Screws

Insider Claims Escalator Death Caused by Forgotten Screws

The recent news of a woman falling into an escalator and dying has become a hot topic in China. An insider told reporters that one worker had put the floorboard in place, but forgot to screw it down.A representative from a Wuhan escalator company said that escalators were more dangerous than elevators, but they are designed with a trigger on the floorboard that automatically stops the machine if it is moved out of place. It is not clear why that trigger did not work in this case.In the comments many netizens discussed how terrifying the security camera footage of the incident is.
Source: Netease

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