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316.1 Hoistway and Shaftway Protection
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The doors and/or gates to hoistways, freight elevator shafts, trap doors and other means used to provide access to vertical openings, shall be kept closed and secured, or otherwise protected, except when being used to provide access, and shall be closed, secured or otherwise protected, as applicable, at the end of each work day.
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