Landing mechanism are machines that, coupled with door Operator, permit the opening of the automatic hoistway doors. The Landing mechanism serves to ensure that there is no possibility of opening the doors to the floor whilst the lift car is moving or until it is present. The Landing mechanism are equipped with CE-certified locks that have passed a 1,000,000-cycle test and are one of the main devices to ensure the safety of the lift.
Each door has an emergency key in each floor that permits the doors to be opened and for anyone trapped inside to exit as part of emergency operations such as due to a lack of electricity or in the event of a malfunction of the lift. Of course, this operation is only to be effectuated by authorized maintenance personnel.