Home > Portfolio > Canada > Toronto > HSBC Building > Tenant Resources > Tenant Handbook > Central Building Services > Elevators

HSBC Building

70 York Street, Toronto, Ontario


The building is serviced by 4 tenant elevators.

HSBC Building

  • 4 elevators are located in 70 York Street servicing ground to 17th floor.
Three elevators are equipped with security card readers providing access after normal business hours (6:30 p.m. - 7:00 a.m.)

Emergency Intercom:
Each elevator is equipped with an emergency telephone, which automatically rings a monitoring station; they notify the Property Management Office. When the monitoring answers provide them with the building address and elevator number in which you are located. They will contact building security to provide assistance. Remain calm. Help will arrive shortly.

Fire Alarms and Power Failure
During a fire alarm condition the elevators will home to the ground floor and the doors will remain in the opened position once they reach this floor. If a fire alarm occurs on the ground floor the elevators home to the 5th floor. Remember that the elevators must not be used during a fire alarm condition and are for the fire department use only.

Emergency power is supplied to each elevator during a power failure. In the event of power failure each home to the ground floor one at a time to allow the occupants to disembark.
Tenant Handbook