Suzanne Hart's father is suing Transel Elevator and Electric and its employees over her death.
A freight elevator fell on Abdullah Ileiwat after faulty work by PS Marcato, the worker's lawsuit claims.
The Department of Buildings commissioner admitted a crucial lack of oversight over elevator technicians.
The City Council has introduced legislation that would force all elevator mechanics to be licensed.
Transel fired the workers in the wake of Suzanne Hart's death after a DOB report showed negligence.
The "fail safe service guard" device is designed to prevent accident's like the one that killed Hart.
Y&R exec Suzanne Hart's death at her Madison Avenue office was blamed on worker oversight.
The Madison Avenue building where Y&R exec Suzanne Hart died in an elevator accident is open again.
The tragedy could have been avoided if city rules had been followed, sources said.
After Hart's death, the DOB slammed the Y&R building with 11 violations for elevator issues.
The building where Suzanne Hart died has replaced Transel Elevator with the Queens-based PS Marcato.
Building personnel at 285 Madison Ave. have been accompanying employees on their elevator rides.
Firefighters broke through a wall at the New York Times building to rescue a man trapped in an elevator.
DNAinfo has gathered some of the best photos from 2011, from Osama bin Laden's death to gay marriage.
Young & Rubicam's building at 285 Madison Ave., where Suzanne Hart died, will reopen on Jan. 3.
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