How can we help you? What are the safety features on a stair lift? 0 out of 0 found this helpful Key safety features on our line of stair lifts include a seat belt, obstruction sensors on the foot rest & carriage, seat sensors that ensure the unit is in the locked and riding position before operating, and constant pressure controls which stop the lift if you release your finger from the controls. Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0) Category: General Related Questions How long does the installation take? Are stair lifts expensive? What happens if my stair lift breaks down? Can I stand on the footrest instead of sitting on the seat?