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Equipment for lifting people

An elevator is a lifting device for moving people or goods between different levels. An elevator must meet the safety requirements and be assessed and certified by a competent authority.

An amusement park device is an entertaining attraction for carrying or moving a person.

A cable-way is a lifting device for moving people along the direction of movement with the help of cables. In Estonia, ski lifts are the main cable-ways. For a cable-way, a safety analysis is essential to evaluate the possible risks and dangers that occur with its use and the installation project.

A moving walkway and escalator is a conveyor-type lifting and carrying device for moving people. Escalators are recognised by their so-called moving steps, moving walkways by a moving belt. Escalators and moving walkways are generally used in shopping centres and airports and harbours.