Elevator Stainless Steel Door Baffle
Elevator Door Baffle - 32" wide x 24.5" tall - The protrusion from the door will vary depending on the distance between your outer door and gate. It is the installer's responsibility to comply with the "Home Elevator 3 to 5 Rule". The baffle color options are black, white and brown baked on powder coat. Installation Procedure - Center the baffle on the door. Have it professionally installed.
Why are door baffles so important for home elevator installations? This animated video was prepared by the Helvey family's legal team after their 3 year old son, Jacob, was trapped between the door and the elevator gate.
Tragedies like this do not need to happen. If you are an elevator technician, you can improve safety and possibly save a child's life by encouraging the homeowner to get an elevator door baffle installed. Consider the other incidents similar to this in the news.
If you are an elevator technician, don't let one of your elevator installations end up in the news. Encourage the homeowner to make a safe choice of having you install the door baffle in their home.