The Critical Role of Expert Witnesses in Cladding Cases

The Critical Role of Expert Witnesses in Cladding Cases

In recent years, the issue of flammable cladding has gained significant attention in Australia and around the world due to a series of building fires and subsequent safety concerns. Lawyers must navigate through complex legalities and technicalities as legal battles ensue to hold responsible parties accountable for the installation of dangerous cladding materials. To assist with this they engage expert witnesses, including fire safety engineers like Christina Knorr (CJK Fire & Safety). Expert witnesses provide their knowledge and specialised insights to help the Court understand the technical aspects of the case to make informed, binding judicial decisions.

Engineers Australia Annual Gala Dinner 2023

Engineers Australia Annual Gala Dinner 2023

The Engineers Australia Annual Gala Dinner was held at the beautiful Cairns Pullman International Hotel on Friday 1st December 2023. Engineers from the Cairns region, from all stages of their careers and disciplines, attended to celebrate the engineering community...

Bond University Q&A

Bond University Q&A

Students at Bond University were treated with a guest appearance by Christina Knorr. Bond University is Australia’s highest rated university for educational experience. The students there have been studying dispute resolution processes, practical and performance...

Guest Lecturer at CQU

Guest Lecturer at CQU

Christina was asked to give a lecture at the Central Queensland University (CQU). The students enjoyed her presentation so much that they asked her to come back to give a second one! As most of you will know, Christina is passionate about education and advocating for...

Fire NZ 2023 Conference & Expo

Fire NZ 2023 Conference & Expo

CJK goes international! Christina was proud to be chosen to  at the Fire NZ 2023 Conference & Expo held in Auckland, New Zealand, which was held from the 3rd-5th October 2023. This annual conference is the leading fire-related industry conference in New Zealand....

Inside Construction Expo and Foundation Awards

Inside Construction Expo and Foundation Awards

The Inside Construction Expo 2023 was held 20-21 September at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. This world-class exhibition showcased the latest in equipment and technology. The Expo aimed to present and discuss the significant challenges faced by the...