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 ..

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 ..