Another Child Critically Injured in Home Elevator Accident in St. Petersburg, Florida

Tragically, yet another child is in critical condition as a result of a residential elevator accident.  According to news reports, the incident happened last night around 7:30 p.m. at a home in the 800 block ..

CKF Sponsors the New Lawyers Division Party

CKF is proud to be a sponsor at the New Lawyers Division Party in conjunction with GTLA's Annual Convention! The NLD is a group of trial attorneys that host informative Lunch-and-Learns, create opportunities to meet other ..

Half a dozen CKF Attorneys named Super Lawyers yet again for 2022

Congratulations to Andy Cash, David Krugler, Alwyn Fredericks, Shane Bartlett, Philip C. Henry, and Laura Voght for being named 2022 Georgia Super Lawyers! They continue to "Fight to Make It Right" everyday. Press Release 

RECALL! Kia and Hyundai Issue Massive Recall of Vehicles

"Park your vehicle outside and away from your house," or any structure for that matter.  That is what owners of approximately 485,000 Kia and Hyundai vehicles are being told here in the U.S. Just what ..

Upcoming Lunch & Learn With Alwyn Fredericks!

For all lawyers - this Tuesday, January 25th, Alwyn Fredericks will be discussing Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries at a Lunch & Learn event presented by the Minority Caucus of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.  Having ..

Andy Cash Presenting at CLE on Wrongful Death Law

Today, Andy Cash is presenting at the State Bar of Georgia's Continuing Legal Education program for Wrongful Death Law.  Andy is among a group of excellent trial attorneys who will be speaking on various aspects ..

Home Elevator Companies Issue Recalls! 

As reported by The Washington Post on Tuesday, three elevator companies issued a recall of their residential elevators in an effort to address the known hazards their elevators pose to children. The companies are Bella ..

Congratulations to Shane Bartlett recognized as “Legal Elite” by Georgia Trend Magazine!

CKF is proud to announce that Shane Bartlett has been recognized as one of the top lawyers in the state by Georgia Trend Magazine, receiving the honor of "Legal Elite."  This is the 19th year ..

CKF Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers in America

Congratulations to Andy Cash, David Krugler, Alwyn Fredericks and Phil Henry! Not only were these four recognized by Best Lawyers in America, but Alwyn was also named the Atlanta Products Liability Attorney of the Year! The ..

2021 Draft Day at Cristo Rey!

It's that time of year again!  Today was Cristo Rey’s “Draft Day” for the Corporate Work Study Program! Cash Krugler Fredericks is extremely proud to once again participate in this amazing work study program. Through ..

CKF In The News! Recent Case Filed Against Suspended Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill

CKF’s Alwyn Fredericks was interviewed by Atlanta’s 11 Alive news concerning the case we recently filed on behalf of Gabriel Arries against suspended Clayton County Sheriff, Victor Hill, and several Clayton County deputies and personnel.  ..

Student Athlete Killed in Atlanta Elevator Accident

Yesterday evening, an 18-year-old young man was killed in an elevator accident at student housing for Champion Prep Academy in Atlanta, Georgia. According to Atlanta CBS46, the young man was a football player who just ..

Do You Have The Right UM Insurance? Do You Have Enough?

If you haven’t been, chances are at some point or another you will be involved in a car accident.  Hopefully, it’s nothing more than a fender-bender with no injuries.  But what if it’s not?  What ..

UPDATE: Response of Vrbo, Airbnb, and TripAdvisor to CPSC

Following the recent tragic death in a home elevator in North Carolina, the CPSC last week sent a letter to a number of vacation rental businesses urging them to notify all renters of the dangers ..

UPDATE: CPSC Urges Vacation Rental Business To Disable Home Elevators

For the first time ever, the CPSC issued a press release urging vacation rental businesses to immediately disable home elevators until they have been properly inspected.  The letter that was issued earlier today to companies ..

UPDATE:  Cash Krugler Fredericks – The Washington Post Reports Death of Ohio Boy in Home Elevator Accident

Continuing its coverage of the dangers of home elevators and the efforts of Cash Krugler Fredericks to force a nationwide recall, The Washington Post reported this morning on the tragic death of a 7-year-old child ..

7-Year-Old Ohio Boy Dies In Elevator Accident

We are terribly saddened to hear that another child has died as a result of a defective home elevator.  This tragedy occurred at a rental home in the Outer Banks area of North Carolina where ..

RECALL! Philips Recalls Sleep Apnea Machines

As of June 14, Philips issued a recall of millions of its ventilator devices used to help treat obstructive sleep apnea.  The recall includes the Philips Bi-Level Positive Airway Pressure (Bi-Level PAP) and Continuous Positive ..

HUGE VICTORY! CPSC Sues ThyssenKrupp Access to Force Full Recall & Repairs of Home Elevators

On July 7, 2021, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced that it was taking the rare step of filing a lawsuit against ThyssenKrupp Access in an effort to force the home elevator manufacturer to ..

WARNING: CPSC Issues Warning Concerning Potential Deadly Gap In Home Elevators!

Yesterday, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a dire warning to those who own or visit homes with elevators. With the vacation season now in full swing and noting the popularity of renting ..