Statistical analysis of typical elevator accidents in China from 2002 to 2019

Shengnan Lan, Saihua Jiang, Jun Qiu, Zijian Wan, Lian Chen, Gang Li, Jahangir Alam
2021 Applied Mathematics and Nonlinear Sciences  
By utilising data from official sources, a statistical analysis was made on the elevator accidents that occurred in China during the period 2002 to 2019 on five aspects namely elevator type, occurrence stage, casualty's identity, accident type and accident causes. The main purpose is to use the frequency and correlation among related factors to evaluate crucial causes, and to prevent similar accidents among technicians and users. Based on the statistical results and discussion, some proposals
more » ... re put forward to the management of the responsible authorities for accident investigation and prevention of similar elevator accidents in the future.
doi:10.2478/amns.2021.2.00003 fatcat:jnhdbalb4jhzpdqigxmme5vgbu