Commitment to Safety
Safety is NEII’s top priority.
NEII and its members work toward:
✦ Improving safety codes
✦ Developing safer products
✦ Educating the public on safe riding practices
✦Creating comprehensive safety tips
✦Enhancing work-place best practices
elevator & Escalator
Field Employee safety
The safety of industry employees is of vital importance. NEII continuously works to develop safe work practices and supply employers with information they can use to educate employees on proper practices and protocols. NEII’s Field Employee Safety Committee develops the Elevator Industry Field Safety Handbook that is published by Elevator World.
Download the Industry's 9 safety Absolutes - best practices for reducing injuries – developed by the NEII Field Employee Safety Committee.
For more information about workplace safety, please visit the United States Department of Labor.
safety of the riding public
NEII and its members continue to work toward improving safety codes, developing safer products and educating the public on safe riding practices. Visit our Rider Safety page for more information about riding on elevators, escalators and moving walkways.
Our Comprehensive Safety Plan
Elevator Industry Safety Partners Alliance
NEII is a member of the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) Elevator Industry Safety Partners Alliance.
In 2021, the OSHA Alliance was renewed by all of the industry partners, which include the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the Elevator Contractors of America (ECA), Elevator Industry Work Preservation Fund (EIWPF), National Association of Elevator Contractors (NAEC), National Elevator Industry Educational Program (NEIEP), the IUEC and NEII. Work continues on the development of best practices, training materials, communications, and educational tools for the industry and the construction trade as a whole to ensure that industry personnel and the riding public all get home safely at the end of the day.
Safety Resource DOWNLOADS
NEII Field Employee Safety Handbook
Industry’s 9 Safety Absolutes Guide
Occupational Safety And Health Advice