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Unformatted text preview: Carpenter Tower. Due to the simple design of an elevator shaft elevators should not get stuck. The entire elevator is a giant pulley system with weights on each side. With this there should be minimum maintenance checks. There are many businesses that use elevators and not once have I seen an out of order sign on one of the doors. Within Carpenter Tower this is not the case because kids keep on getting stuck in the elevators. This causes a real problem and could potentially put the students life in harms way. What if a student had gotten stuck in the elevator and then randomly a fire breaks out within the building. I do not know if anybody would even check the elevators. In the mean time I guess the elevators will still continue to break down....
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- Spring '09