Technical Panel Application Is Open for Size-Up and Search & Rescue
Craig Weinschenk
January 24, 2019

The application period will be open until February 8th, 2019. FSRI will notify selected applicants by February 28th, 2019.


FSRI is looking for highly-motivated fire service professionals to participate in our residential size-up and search & rescue research project. Ideal candidates will be ready to share their knowledge and experience while keeping an open mind toward their fellow panel members. For more information on the project checkout: Study of Fire Service Residential Home Size-up and Search & Rescue Operations Applicants will be chosen based on the following application as a representative cross section of the U.S. fire service. Please fill out the application below and select ‘Submit’ to be considered for the panel.

What is expected of those selected?

The project requires at least 3 trips for in person meetings; an Introductory Planning Meeting, Witnessing of Experiment(s), and a Summary Meeting. UL FSRI will cover all travel expenses associated with these trips. We are not able to cover salary expenses for missed time as a result of attending the meetings. Permission to participate from your fire departments management is not required but we highly encourage it.

Submissions Are Now Closed.

UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute is dedicated to increasing firefighter knowledge to reduce injuries and deaths in the fire service and in the communities they serve.