Missouri elevator and escalator codes

The State of Missouri MO Department of Public Safety Fire Safety Elevator Section oversees all elevators in the State of Missouri. The Missouri Elevator Section uses the Missouri Elevator Safety Act, which was enacted in 1994 and placed statutory enforcement responsibility with the Division of Fire Safety, Office of the State Fire Marshal. (excerpt from the State of Missouri's elevator section official web site)

Elevator inspection resources

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

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

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

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

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

Details: These are frequently asked questions concerning the Missouri 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 Missouri 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.

Missouri 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 Missouri's elevator inspection office.