Jun 07, 2013

    Why freak lift accidents in China unlikely here

    Incidents of lifts decapitating passengers, like the case involving a 24-year-old nurse in China last month, are unlikely to happen here. This is because lifts in Singapore come with sensors and mechanisms to ensure they do not fall suddenly, endangering the lives of passengers. Lifts here are also controlled by a code of practice which ensures that they are maintained regularly.