Tag: Lift Maintenance

Get into the habit of lift maintenance

It sounds like the start of an old joke “two nuns in Rome enter a lift…” but there was nothing funny about this story that saw two poor nuns getting stuck in a lift, for three whole days, without food or water, in Rome. The women, a 68-year-old from New Zealand and a 58-year-old from …

A brief encounter

What’s the most awkward lift encounter you’ve ever had? Was it maybe with a co-worker who you don’t get on with? A neighbour who you don‘t get on with? Or maybe even an ex-boyfriend or girlfriend who you haven’t seen for a while? For one man, his most awkward lift experience was probably when he …

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 …

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 …

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 …

It’s all downhill…

We’re constantly preaching the necessity of lift maintenance for every type of lift. Whether you, as a building or a company, have platform lifts, dumbwaiter lifts or even a scissor lift, you need to ensure regular lift maintenance is carried out. This is because, over time, despite the quality of the lift installation and the …

Sheridans Lifts Towering above The Rest

Sheridan Lifts Win Contract to Replace Lifts in Newton Heath Tower Blocks Manchester based Lift firm are delighted to announce themselves as the preferred Lift company to supply and install new lifts in a existing Tower block, in Newton Heath. This is particularly satisfying as Sheridan’s are probably the most recognised local Lift service company in Manchester employing …

“SERVICE SALES – SERVICE SELLS”

SERVICE SALES – SERVICE SELLS Sheridan Lifts are proud to announce the expansion of the lift maintenance division, with the appointment of Nick Miliopoulos to the role of National Service Sales Manager. Nick joins the company with a proven track record of providing customers of all sizes with an excellent service, and is excited about …

Lift maintenance companies

Lift maintenance may not be the most appealing topic for companies to have at the forefront of their minds, but the importance of it cannot be underestimated by any corporation of any size if it wants to ensure the safety of their members of staff. Problems with lifts are among one of the worst things …