Safety Standard for Platform Lifts, Stairway Chairlifts

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April 07, 2017

A18.1 – Safety Standard for Platform Lifts and Stairway Chairlifts

Used for inclined stairway chairlifts and vertical platform lifts in the transportation of a mobility-impaired person and typically within household applications.  

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