moving walkway


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moving walkway

A continuously moving passenger-carrying device on which passengers stand or walk; the passenger-carrying surface remains parallel to its direction of motion and is uninterrupted.
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While inspecting a moving walkway after closing time, the man, 21, who worked for an E-mart subcontractor, fell into a gap underneath the machine which suddenly began operating.
The safety Assessment rederation (SAFed) in conjunction with the Health and Safety Executive, both from the UK, has launched new guidelines for the safe operation of escalators and moving walkways.
PROGRESS: Newcastle Arena may be moved to make way for a large conference centre, a hotel and homes.; MOVING ON: The old rail line which may be turned into a moving walkway to a convention centre.
A fire burned down part of the roof covering a moving walkway in the exhibit room housing a frozen mammoth at an Aichi Expo site early Saturday morning but no one was hurt and the mammoth, one of the event's star attractions, was not affected, expo officials said.
The treadmill towing exercise created a mismatch between rate of body motion and progression through an environment, such as occurs in real-life situations when people walk on a moving train or on a moving walkway between airline terminals.
The accident happened three days after the death of a moving walkway repairman at E-mart's Donong branch in Namyangju, Gyeonggi Province.
Orange in France came up with a unique way to advertise itshigh speed 4G network with the High Speed Moving Walkway. Orange and advertising agency Publicis Conseil came up with the idea of the high speed walkway that showed the speed and smoothness of the Orange 4G network.
Somehow I can't accept that Jacko wasn't using some kind of moving walkway.
People on travelators are marginally faster than on normal ground if there is no congestion, but Young found that the odds that other travellers would block the way were such that, on average, it took longer to get from A to B on a moving walkway.
The child turned blue after becoming caught in the moving walkway at H&M in Ayr, Scotland, in the "freak accident" yesterday lunchtime.
A commuter told how she almost fell through a "gaping hole" in a moving walkway - hours before a British professor fell through it and was mangled to death.
A RAIL worker told yesterday how he desperately battled to save a Scots woman after she was sucked into the cogs of a moving walkway.