Click Here to download ERS-2013-10-09 #347 Well we’re full on into football season which means that Elevator Escalator Safety week is fast approaching. Yes, neither really has anything in common other than the incidents that have occurred riding escalators in stadiums recently. So support the EESF to help them educate more kids who then in turn can educate their parents who may believe that escalators are playground equipment or devices that can lead to death or injury if not ridden properly. Perhaps there should be police ticketing those may have had too much to drink as it may fall under the clause, riding under the influence. For those of you in the Great Plains digging out from you recent snow storm, you guys need a drink! Hang in there, winter hasn’t even started yet. On the show today we’ll cover the cool piece that was done on Elevator YouTube sensation Diesel Ducy as he was invited to Washington DC for an interview with NPR.
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