—(1) The Commissioner may, by written notice served on the owner of a lift, order the suspension or termination of the operation of any lift if ––
the Commissioner is of the opinion that the lift is in a dangerous state or condition that is likely to cause injury to any person;
no valid Certificate of Lift Maintenance and Testing is lodged with the Commissioner in respect of that lift; or
the Commissioner is of the opinion that it is in the interests of public safety to do so.
(2) The owner of a lift shall, immediately after receiving any written notice under paragraph (1) relating to the lift, discontinue the operation of the lift, and may resume operation of the lift only upon the expiry of the period of suspension, if any.
(3) Any owner of a lift, who wishes to discontinue the operation of any lift, shall notify the Commissioner before terminating the operation of the lift.
(4) Any person who contravenes paragraph (2) shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $5,000.