Colorado elevator and escalator codes

The State of Colorado CO Department of Labor and Employment Elevator Section oversees all elevators in the State of Colorado. The Colorado Elevator Safety program requires that the installation, alteration, maintenance and inspection of elevators, escalators, dumbwaiters and wheelchair lifts throughout Colorado is completed according to industry codes and standards adopted in statute and regulations. (excerpt from the State of Colorado's elevator section official web site)

Elevator inspection resources

Here are links to Colorado's various elevator division requirements, Colorado elevator forms, Colorado elevator FAQs and Colorado elevator resources.

Details: This link will take you to Colorado's elevator section website. You can get information related to Colorado's elevator program, including news and policy changes.

Details: Learn about the elevator inspection requirements for Colorado. Research Colorado elevator permit periodicities and common violations.

Details: Access common Colorado elevator application, inspection, and payment forms online.

Details: Need assistance in setting up a Colorado elevator inspection, or need help understanding your responsibilities? You can find help here.

Details: These are frequently asked questions concerning the Colorado elevator inspection program, viewing them will help you better understand the compliance process and become familiar with the terminology.

Details: This link will take you to Colorado elevator resources and elevator links that will help you operate, repair, and use your elevators to their full potential. We have selected several online elevator resources that we feel are critical to helping you understand how your elevators work, follow the elevator codes that govern them, and pass the elevator operator tests.

Colorado elevator inspection guide

Preparing for an inspection can ensure the process is done quickly and efficiently with minimal downtime or unforeseen issues.

Details: Here is a guide on what to expect during an elevator or escalator inspection and how to prepare for it. If you have any additional questions, please contact Colorado's elevator inspection office.