Network Rail release CCTV of people falling down escalator

Network Rail compiles hilarious montage of people's escalator fails in Leeds  Most of the tumbles come as passengers struggle up the moving staircases  Bosses are now urging passengers with heavy bags to use the station lifts

By Charlie Moore For Mailonline

Published: 11:01 BST, 1 August 2017 | Updated: 11:23 BST, 1 August 2017

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Network Rail has compiled a hilarious montage of train passengers' best escalator fails in a bid to improve safety. 

The public body, which manages most of Britain's rail network, recorded a 25 per cent rise in the number of escalator falls at Leeds Station last year.

Most of the tumbles came as passengers struggled up the moving staircases with heavy bags. 

Train chiefs have released CCTV footage of passengers falling down escalators in a bid to improve safety at stations

Train chiefs have released CCTV footage of passengers falling down escalators in a bid to improve safety at stations

Bosses are now urging passengers - including those with mobility issues - to use the lifts rather than risk travelling on escalators.

Vinny Burke, Leeds Station manager for Network Rail, said: 'We know that lots

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