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.

CKF’s Campaign for a National Recall Featured in the Washington Post

For the last six years, our law firm has advocated for a nationwide recall of home elevators. For years, children have been crushed and killed because of a design flaw. We filed a petition for ..

Elevator Emergencies

Last month an 82-year-old man in Denver was found dead in an inoperable parking garage elevator at an apartment complex undergoing renovations.  Preliminary reports indicate that the man summoned help twice by pushing the emergency ..

Escalator, Elevator, and Moving Walkway Accidents

  Escalators, elevators, and moving walkways help move large quantities of people from place to place, helping keep crowds flowing and moving towards another floor or exit. Found in shopping centers, airports, railway stations, subway stations, ..