Child Entrapment Elevator Accident in Cottonwood Heights, Utah

The question we have for the elevator industry is simple: “How many?” As many were enjoying time with family and friends this Thanksgiving, a family in Cottonwood Heights, Utah was experiencing a horrific tragedy that no ..

Canadian Tourist Files Escalator Accident Lawsuit Against Washington, D.C. Metro

A Canadian tourist has recently filed an escalator accident lawsuit against the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) in Washington, D.C., accusing the entity of failing to properly maintain its escalators after the plaintiff suffered ..

New York City Construction Worker Dies in Tragic Elevator Accident

In late October, a New York City construction worker died in a tragic elevator accident at a work site in Manhattan. According to media reports, the victim was working on an elevator at the 33rd ..

Elevator Death Exposes Common Myths Regarding Safety

The recent tragic death of a New York man who was crushed while exiting an elevator in his apartment building highlights many issues about the safety of these machines.  (Link to article).  It also forces ..

AAJ Approves CKF’s Elevator & Escalator Injury Litigation Group with Laura Voght to Co-Chair

CKF is proud to announce that the American Association for Justice approved our proposal for creation of the new AAJ Elevator & Escalator Injury Litigation Group, with our very own Laura Voght serving as Co-Chair ..

CKF’s Campaign gets Senate’s attention after Washington Post article!

We have the Senate's attention! (Read more here.) Let's hope this keeps moving toward the solution of a full recall of home elevators.