Locally Owned and Operated
ALPS serves clients throughout Western and Central New York State.
Other Links & Resources
City of Buffalo Ordinances Provides information on the ordinances governing elevators and conveyances located in the City of Buffalo.
New York State Division of Code
Enforcement and Administration Provides information on New York
State building codes.
The Elevator Escalator Safety Foundation Non-profit organization with the mission to educate the public on the safe and proper use of elevators, escalators and moving walks through informational programs.
Your Local Elevator Inspection Company
American Loss Prevention Services, Inc. provides inspection services for elevator and other vertical transportation equipment for all areas in New York State that are west of the Hudson River. Headquartered in Buffalo, NY, our locally-owned and operated business has been providing elevator inspection services to the public for over 30 years. Each of our inspectors are QEI Certified with a minimum of 25 years experience working within the elevator industry. We are members of ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers), NAESA National Association of Elevator Safety Authorities International), Elevator Work Preservation Fund. ALPS is also a charter member of The International Association of Elevator Consultants (IAEC) - (Formerly NAVTP).
American Loss Prevention Services is an independent, third-party service provider that performs inspections and witness tests. We have no affiliation with maintenance and repair companies. Our company does not maintain contracts or agreements with elevator contractors. We do not endorse any elevator products or maintenance contractors, assuring that property owners’ receive professional, thorough inspections and tests for code compliance.
We aim to be as helpful to our clients as possible. We provide technical expertise on codes and standards to the public and other industry professionals concerning the use of all elevator equipment. Our technical professionals keep abreast of all current city, state, and federal codes and standards. We are available to discuss with you how we may best serve your business needs.
Bernie Dolan, President, QEI Supervisor
Sharon Hicks, Vice President of Operations