Kevin J. Doherty & Associates were prominently featured in a special CBS mini-series, “Brooklyn DA”, created by the team behind CBS “48 Hours”, after the producers selected to investigate the case of Debra Jordan, who was severely injured in an elevator accident that occurred on December 25, 2010. Kevin J. Doherty & Associates performed a thorough forensic investigation of the elevator and appeared on the series to discuss the case in depth. Members of our firm also received various production credits, including senior analyst Peter Ubriaco, who received two camera credits and whose footage was used extensively on the show. Watch the two episodes in which our firm appeared (episode 5 and episode 6, the final episode) below.
After the cast of ABC’s Modern Family became entrapped in an elevator before a charity fundraiser in Kansas City, Doherty & Buckman was contacted by Inside Edition to discuss what to do when stuck in an elevator. Elevator expert Kevin Doherty gave three tips: stay calm, call for help, and wait it out. Watch his interview below, and read the full story by Inside Edition.
Read the full story on ABC News – Repairman charged in Brooklyn elevator accident
At a press conference on December 15th, 2011, Kings County District Attorney Charles J. Hynes announces the indictment of an elevator repairman for reckless assault. Kevin J. Doherty’s efforts in the investigation which secured the indictment are acknowledged by DA Charles Hynes in the opening thanks and remarks.
March 19, 2010 – Elevator Expert Kevin Doherty appeared on CBS News and discussed safety hazards on several public escalators, as well as one family’s incident showing just how dangerous escalator gaps can be (following a brief CBS sponsor message).