Elevators and Escalators

Limitless selection of switches and safety components

For over 75 years, Schmersal has been manufacturing industry-leading elevator and machine safety products.  While Schmersal products are used in many industries, the elevator and escalator industry has been one of our primary focuses.  

PS Series of limit and safety switches for various applications in elevators and escalators

Product lines

We manufacture and stock devices in the following lines:


We have a network of strategically placed distribution centers around the world that allow us to deliver our products quickly and help meet the needs of our partners. Our ongoing commitment to our North American customers has allowed us to substantially grow our inventory of elevator products at our New York operation, and our local team works hard to get orders out quickly to ensure that you can keep your elevators operating safely and reliably. We are also growing our partnerships with elevator parts companies across the USA to make finding Schmersal elevator and escalator components even easier.

Professional Association

In the US, Schmersal is a member of the National Association of Elevator Contractors (NAEC), the premier association of elevator businesses serving the interests of independent elevator contractors and suppliers of products and services and promoting safe and reliable elevator, escalator and short-range transportation and promoting excellence in the management of member companies.

Partnerships: 2N Emergency Communication Systems

Schmersal has been a key distributor for 2N products around the globe, & we are incredibly excited to extend this partnership to North America. We are stocking a range of 2N’s elevator emergency communication systems including:

  • 2N LIFT IP 2.0

Whether you need a phone for a single elevator or need a solution for an entire skyscraper, 2N has the perfect product for the job.

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