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A New Regulation Looms Ahead

A New Regulation Looms Ahead

Elevator regulations are a big part of what dictates the safety and cost of elevators. In New York City, the Department of Buildings (DOB) is the regulator of elevators. As the result of increase in elevator accidents, in part due to aging elevators, the DOB has added four new regulations.

Two are already in place, while one is due in 2020 and another one in 2027.