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.
Injured Nurse Files Elevator Accident Lawsuit Against Hospital

Injured Nurse Files Elevator Accident Lawsuit Against Hospital

A Texas nurse injured at the hospital where she works recently filed an elevator accident lawsuit against her employer, claiming the company and its elevator maintenance contractor were negligent and caused her serious injuries. The ..

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 ..

Common Causes of Elevator and Escalator Injuries

Busy cities rely on escalators and elevators to help move people swiftly and safely from one place to another. However, as much as we rely on these machines to help us keep up with our ..