Framers Council

Since FrameSAFE first rolled out in March of this year, 23 NFC Professional Framer members and 12 Skilled Subcontractors have subscribed to the program. As this bilingual, OSHA-compliant safety program is being implemented across the country, the feedback has been very positive.

For this townhome project, Bransom Homes used LP® FlameBlock® Fire-Rated OSB Sheathing in a UL Design No. U350 (Type A) assembly for a 2-hour partition wall that is fire-rated on both sides.

America’s 6.5 million construction workers are the unsung heroes of the industry when it comes to facing safety risks on the job.

The National Framing Council is pleased to announce that starting with the July 12, 2017 Framing News, NFC will be sharing the regional commodity market reports published by Idaho Pacific Lumber Company.

ROMASTOR has developed and produced a fork that can rotate continually through 360 degrees(horizontally) to the left and to the right.

Huber Engineered Woods LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, has introduced a new R-9 insulation thickness to its ZIP System R-sheathing line.

Although OSHA-compliant, many employers continue to have injured employees. DuPont demonstrated this point through a study of over 40,000 injuries, where it was revealed that unsafe actions caused over 80 percent of injuries.

With accidental deaths at an all-time high, states must adopt stronger safety practices to combat the public health crisis, according to the National Safety Council (NSC) in its new report, The State of Safety.

Does your workplace have access to regular CPR and first aid training? Does it have an automated external defibrillator (AED) in case of a cardiac emergency?

OSHA has issued a proposed rule that would roll back certain provisions of its final rule on worker exposure to beryllium in the construction and shipyard industries.