Report: Brake Failure To Blame For JPS Hospital Elevator Accident That Injured NurseA newly-released state report concluded that brake failure is to blame for an elevator accident that critically injured a nurse at Fort Worth's John Peter Smith Hospital.
Woman Injured In JPS Elevator Sues Hospital, Former Maintenance ProviderJPS Hospital is facing a new lawsuit from another person who says she was seriously hurt riding in a hospital elevator a couple of years ago.
JPS Hospital Terminates Contract With Elevator Service Provider In Wake Of Multiple MalfunctionsJohn Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth has terminated thyssenkrupp as its elevator service provider, effective May 14.
JPS Hospital On Elevator Malfunctions: 'We Hire Elevator Experts, We Thought We Had Elevator Experts'JPS did not take responsibility for the elevators, instead blaming multiple malfunctions on the elevator company, Thyssenkrupp.
Documents Detail Extensive History Of Elevator Problems At JPS HospitalRecords show at least 51 other times when people were trapped in JPS elevators. Some of those elevators were installed as far back as 1980.
JPS Health Network CEO To Elevator Company After Accident: 'Own It'The president of JPS Health Network released a letter Monday saying an elevator accident at the Fort Worth hospital is having a ripple effect on patient and staff safety.