HANDSOFF® Telephone's

Even the most reliable elevator system can be vulnerable to power failures or other situations that cause shutdowns. UNITEC's HANDSOFF® telephone, helps trapped or disabled passengers call for help. 

  • Reliable Emergency Communication
  • Pushbutton Initiation
  • Built-In Auto-dialer
  • Raised Letters and Braille
  • Phone Line Powered
  • ADA Compliant

Product Sheet

Phone Programming Guide


RELIABLE EMERGENCY COMMUNICATION This device complies with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and enhances the safety and security of all passengers. The HANDSOFF phone also meets national elevator-safety code requirements for two-way communication. Installation is fast and easy because the HANDSOFF phone fits into your existing cab phone cabinet. For maintenance customers, the HANDSOFF phone is automatically connected to OTISLINE®, Otis’ 24-hour customer care center. If an alternate emergency number is preferred, it can be programmed at no additional cost.

  • Easy to use
  • Call initiated by push button
  • Site identification by preprogrammed voice
  • Improves passenger safety
  • Identifies elevator location to answering service
  • Identifies hearing or speech-impaired persons to answering service


  • Voice recognition routing system to identify true entrapments for phones programmed to main ADA 800 number
  • Dispatchers will stay on the phone if requested by passengers
  • Ability to connect passengers to a third party
  • Fluent in English, Spanish and French