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Could you really survive an elevator fall?

There are numerous sources of advice and tips on how to survive an elevator fall or accident, but are any of the guides actually accurate? We’ve all probably heard the little nugget of advice that, in the event of an elevator you are travelling in free-falling, you should jump up at the very last second …

Raising the accessibility with platform lifts

Most buildings nowadays, unless there is a particular exception, need to be readily and easily accessible for wheelchair users. A great way to ensure your building has the correct disabled access is through platform lifts. Platform lifts are great because they require minimal disruption and fuss to install and don’t require you to make significant …

Dumbwaiters living up to their name

So we all know that dumbwaiters are small lifts that are used to transport food items in places such as restaurants and hotels, but it was a case of a “dumb waiter” one Christmas Day when a member of staff in a pub, here in the UK, thought, after a few too many eggnogs no …

Sheridan Lifts

Twelve months ago Sheridan Lifts invested into the local communities of Manchester and recruited an 18 strong amateur football team. This offered additional team building to Sheridan Lifts employees but also, community support in the surrounding areas of Manchester. The idea behind it was to focus young men on a sport they enjoyed whilst offering …

Korea takes elevator safety very seriously

Have you ever been stuck in a lift? Not even necessarily for a long time, maybe a minute or two, or the doors failed to open on the first try? We use lifts so much these days, especially as our buildings just keep getting taller and taller, that it’s probably happened to most of us …

New York, New York

Lift rides can be at best boring, and at worst awkward. But is there anything that could make lift rides more enjoyable? Well as a lift company we thought we’d have a browse on the web and we found a pretty cool idea that is being put into action at the One World Trade Center …

Sheridan Lifts Sponser

Everyone here at Sheridan Lifts Limited is proud to be sponsoring Maicey-Lou as she raises money for Christies Hospital. Anyone who wishes to donate can do so by following this link –https://www.justgiving.com/Adele-Ince

Going down?

As an established lift company, we thought we’d heard every story relating to lifts and we’ve definitely heard of people getting a little frisky in a lift from time to time, however, we’ve never seen a lift being blamed for a person’s lack of libido – until now. A woman in Australia is suing her …