Microkhan by Brendan I. Koerner

Be Thankful for What You’ve Got

January 18th, 2013 · No Comments

Chicago Elevator Death TrapsA bundle of statistics to chew over the next time you set foot in an automated elevator. Yes, the steel boxes of today lack a certain charm compared to the ornate, manually-controlled brass contraptions of yore. But at least they’re not death traps. (Current accident statistics here.) Humans are great at many things, but reliable elevator operation is not one of them.


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