Wisconsin elevator and escalator codes

The State of Wisconsin WI Department of Safety and Professional Services Elevator Inspection Section oversees all elevators in the State of Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Elevator Inspection Section is responsible for elevator, lift, escalator, and dumbwaiter inspections through the Industry Services Division staff and independent certified inspection agencies. (excerpt from the State of Wisconsin's elevator section official web site)

Elevator inspection resources

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

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

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

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

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

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

Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin's elevator inspection office.