Fire & Life Safety Expert Witnesses

Accident Reconstruction & Safety Expert Witness Listings

Fire & Life Safety expert witnesses found on this page may provide expert testimony regarding fire protection systems, and fire safety equipment. These Fire & Life Safety experts may be able to opine on fire sprinkler systems, smoke detectors, fire suppression systems, auxiliary equipment, graphic and directory annunciators, and fire alarm devices. These consultants may be able to write reports concerning fire protection services, smoke detection, monitoring, life safety inspection services, air sampling detection, fire alarm systems, central station monitoring of fire alarm systems, fire extinguishers, emergency voice communication, building safety compliance, fire pump testing, hazards suppression systems, fire protection suppression systems, clean agent fire suppression systems, and other special hazard suppression systems including dry, wet, deluge and pre-action fire protection systems.

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Robert Rappaport, CFI (Rappaport Consulting LLC)
Robert Rappaport has over 29 years of experience in the fire service, has investigated over 2,500 fires in over 22 years as a fire investigator, and specializes in Fire, Explosions, and Fire & Life Safety. SERVICES INCLUDE: FIRE EXPERT WITNESS SERVICES FIRE,... Learn More ›

Robert L. Rowe (Pyrocop, Inc.)
Robert Rowe is the Owner/Operator of Pyrocop, Inc., a Southern California based fire investigation and fire consulting company that provides unmatched fire expert services both nationally and internationally. Robert, served in the California Fire Service... Learn More ›

Craig Moskowitz, MBA, MS, PE (CLM Engineering Associates, LLC)
Since 2010, the President and Managing Member of CLM Engineering Associates, LLC, which concentrates its focus on forensic engineering/expert witness work for the insurance industry and legal community. In addition, we offer construction management,... Learn More ›

Dale R Wheeler (Systech Fire Protection LLC)
Mr. Wheeler is a registered and degreed fire protection and safety engineer with over 45 year' experience. Mr. Wheeler is a graduate of the Illinois Institute of Technology and is registered in over 25 jurisdictions. Career experience includes over... Learn More ›
Dr. Kos Galatsis Ph.D. (Carbon Monoxide Forensics)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: - Carbon Monoxide Detection and Measurements. - Carbon Monoxide Gas Leaks, Exhaust Flow, Ventilation, and Backdraft. - Carbon Monoxide Diffusion and Accumulation. Close Proximity Exposure. Indoor Accumulation. -...
George M. Zeitler, MSc (Zeitler Marine Services LLC)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Zeitler has over 30 years of experience in the marine industry. His experiences include 18 years as a US Coast Guard qualified marine inspector and casualty investigator and 7 years as a Classification...
Raj Srinivas, P.E., LEED AP BD+C (Robson Forensic, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Raj Srinivas, P.E., LEED AP BD+C is a mechanical engineer and building systems expert with 25+ years of experience in the design, construction, and maintenance of HVAC, plumbing, industrial process, and...
Lloyd Young, APS, LPI (SECURAC, INC)
Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Young is an alarm technician currently practicing in the field. He is a Fire Alarm Planning Superintendent (APS), a Licensed Private Investigator (LPI) and an alarm systems expert. In the business...
Ronald K. Tyson (Tyson Enterprises, Inc.)
Location: Michigan
Areas of Expertise: BUILDING & PREMISES EXPERT, Review and research to render opinions on correct building codes and life-safety standards concerning construction, ADA & OSHA issues. Opinions on causation & foreseeability,...
Consolidated Consultants
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Consolidated Consultants (CCc) continues to deliver high quality expert witness and medical expert witness referrals nationwide since 1995. CCc is the only referral service where you can view the full,...
Amy Anderson B.S.Ch.E., P.E., CFEI (The Warren Group, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: *Available Nationwide* Senior Consulting Engineer Amy Anderson has over 20 years of property loss prevention engineering and experience specializing in fire protection. Amy graduated from Clemson University...
Gary Coburn (Restaurant Concept Innovations)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Award-winning restaurant executive. Helped create, open, run, and advise hundreds of full service restaurants, limited service, quick-service, bars and nightclubs. Additional expertise in restaurant franchising...
C.J. Abraham (Technical Director, Scientific Advisory Services, Ltd.)
Location: New York
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Abraham has over forty years of international experience consulting to insurance companies, municipalities, government agencies, and the legal profession. He has consulted in more than 3,500 matters...
Gary L Deel, PhD, JD, CHSE, CHIA, CHE, CFE, SHRM-CP, APP (FC Consulting & Expert Witness)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Gary Deel, PhD, JD has 10 years of experience in executive-level positions in the hospitality industry and 10 years of experience teaching hospitality management and law curriculum for some of the nation's...
Ronald J. Natoli, P.E. (Robson Forensic Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Mechanical Engineer: HVAC, Plumbing, Process Systems & Fire Protection Expert, Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator Ron is a Mechanical Engineer working out of the Pittsburgh office of Robson...
Dale J. Cagwin, P.E. (Robson Forensic Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Dale J. Cagwin, P.E., C.F.E.I. is a Licensed Professional Engineer in multiple states and a Certified Fire Protection Specialist. His experience includes fire protection engineering and HVAC, mechanical,...
Steve Noonan, P.E. (Robson Forensic)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Steve Noonan P.E. Mechanical Engineer & Rail Systems Expert Steve Noonan is a mechanical systems engineer with railroad systems expertise in vehicles, equipment, and facilities. He has over 40 years...
Frederick G. Bremer AIA NCARB (Bremer Forensic Consultants)
Location: New York
Areas of Expertise: Frederick G. Bremer AIA, NCARB offers investigations, technical analysis, reports, and expert testimony. Mr. Bremer was the Director of Architecture or Director of Store Design for three major grocery...
Lefler Engineering, Inc.
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Lefler Engineering is a mechanical engineering consulting firm that specializes in the design and forensic investigation of HVAC, plumbing, and fire sprinklers systems. Trevor Lefler is a licensed professional...
Mark Withrow CFLC, CHPP, CFC, CMI (Golden Gate Security Consulting)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Withrow specializes in Security and Police Practices & Procedures with a focus on Premises Liability, Hotel and Restaurant Safety, Crime Foreseeability, Negligence & Liability, Use of Force, Over...
Martyn C Thake (Motorsports Consulting Services, LLC)
Location: Arizona
Areas of Expertise: I offer expertise in the areas of: Racetrack and track design, construction, operation, and management - Race car design, manufacture, and distribution - On-track & off-track safety (design & implementation)...
Don L Gifford (Gifford Consulting Group)
Location: Nevada
Areas of Expertise: Don L Gifford, B.S., MBA, has served as a forensics expert for 27 years, specializing in electrical, lighting, general construction, fire and explosion analysis, mechanical, product and system failure,...
Accident & Safety Consultants
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: ($180ph review NY, NJ, MD, PA, DE, VA, DC, WV) • Accident Reconstruction: Car, Bus, Truck, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Motorcycle, Rollovers • Biomechanics,Occupant Injury • Safety Standards, Falls • Building...
ForensisGroup, Inc. (The Expert of Experts)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: For over 30 years, ForensisGroup has provided the nation’s top law firms, businesses, insurance companies, government entities with highly qualified expert witnesses and consultants. Experts referred by...
Roger W. Griffith, P.E.
Location: Tennessee
Areas of Expertise: Roger W. Griffith, P.E. provides engineering design, forensic analysis, and expert witness consulting in plumbing, fuel gas systems, HVAC, and fire protection. Specialty areas include hot water systems,...
Jamie McAllister, P.E., C.F.I., C.S.P. (FireTox, LLC) (FireTox, LLC)
Location: Maryland
Areas of Expertise: Dr. McAllister is the Founder and Technical Director of FireTox, LLC. Dr. McAllister is a certified fire investigator (CFI), licensed fire protection engineer (FPE), a forensic toxicologist, and a certified...
Robert Arthur King, FAIA (Robert Arthur King, Architect)
Location: New York
Areas of Expertise: Robert Arthur King, FAIA, established Robert Arthur King, Architect, in 1984, as a full service, minority-owned architectural firm, located in Manhattan now in the Bronx, New York. Over the years, Robert...
FREDERICK PORCELLO (Porcello Engineering, Inc.)
Location: New Jersey
Areas of Expertise: Fred Porcello, P.E., P.P. earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology and attended post- graduate studies at NJIT and NYU. He is a licensed professional...
Fire & Life Safety FAQs

What is a fire & life safety expert witness?

A fire and life safety expert witness is a professional who provides testimony on matters involving fire safety codes and regulations, fire prevention, and emergency response planning.

What is the role of a fire & life safety expert witness?

A fire & life safety expert witness provides testimony on issues related to fire and life safety, such as building codes, safety regulations, and accident investigations.

How much can a person make as a fire & life safety expert witness?

Fire & life safety expert witnesses may be compensated in the range from $175 to $400 per hour or greater, depending on the type of work the expert is asked to perform.

What are the qualifications of a fire & life safety expert witness?

A fire and life safety expert witness should have knowledge and experience in fire safety engineering, building codes, safety regulations, and relevant industry standards.

What type of evidence is gathered in a legal proceeding by a fire & life safety expert witness?

A fire & life safety expert witness may gather physical evidence, witness statements, and documentation to provide expert testimony in a legal proceeding related to fire and life safety.

What type of cases might require opinions from a fire & life safety expert witness?

Cases involving fire and life safety expert witnesses may include building code violations, fire investigations, product liability, and personal injury claims related to fire or smoke inhalation.