Click Here to download ERS-2014-09-17 #373 Back from the party in San Antonio and I had a great time. Awesome to see so many friends and colleagues and I have to admit there were many of you who really enjoyed yourselves. Hats off to the team at the NAEC for putting on another great convention. I’m certain that you’re all exhausted. Back at it again today, I've got a quick recap of my travels last week and am glad to be back, sleeping in my own bed after being away for a week. News/Article Links: Link to this website, help Andrew out Andrew’s NY Videos Baby born in elevator Elevator Accident claims lives Turkey elevator crash More on above Four charged in accident Even more on above Two more weeks without elevator Elevator Prank Doorknobs not just elevator buttons have germs Toddler hospitalized after getting foot stuck in escalator In 4 World Trade Center, big data meets elevators UK: Rail staff wouldn’t help elder who fell down escalator Family of man in escalator death sues You never know when you’re being recorded One WTC Observatory Elevator locks and too much oxidation Student dies in Huaqiao University These guys are unbelievable Safety switch failure unrelated to severing of boys finger NEII® Insider: Why adopt a model code without amendments?
It’s important that on Veterans Day tomorrow you take a moment to thank a veteran for his or her service to our country. Sacrifices made to defend our freedoms should never be taken lightly nor forgotten. Next week is Elevator Escalator Safety Week and on today’s show NY1 runs with the story. We need more activity like this from every news organization. I’ll be out at Union Station in Chicago with a table and literature to hand out and will report on how my contribution went the week of Thanksgiving. Thanks for tuning in today everyone, enjoy the show.
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