Framers Council

This recall involves WorkSafe 3-D cell flashlights, model number 2224 LED.   The model number is printed at the top right side of the text contained on the flashlight.  TOnly 3-D cell flashlights that do not contain a date code stamped on the body of the units are included in the recall

DynaGrip Advanced Subfloor adhesive from DAP is a premium grade construction adhesive specifically formulated for subfloor and deck installation, wood-to-wood assemblies, and glued floor systems. It delivers a high strength weatherproof bond on wet, frozen, and treated lumber.

Home builder Matt Risinger shows the different subfloor adhesive can make in constructing a more solid floor.

FastenMaster has a new metal connector that should make it easier to meet the prescriptive lateral load provision in the IRC.

The Journal of Light Construction has created an online test of your knowledge.  As they point out, this isn’t a test of everything there is to know about framing carpentry. However, it will give you a sense for your grasp of the key facts underlying framing skills.

OSHA, an agency of the U.S. Department of Labor, has proposed a rule that would eliminate the requirement that employers with 250 or more employees electronically report detailed information about their workers' injuries and illnesses, according to a July 30 notice in the Federal Register.

Graphic Products recently released a guide with the following infographic to preventing slips, trips and falls.

Rich Reeser of Blue Valley Carpentry and Chris Tatge of Dynamic Construction, shared what they think are effective strategies for ensuring their framers are using PPE.

As we have reached the hottest time of year, it can be helpful to review ways to reduce heat-related health risks for yourself or your employees.

U.S. District Court Judge Ed Kinkeade has ordered Design Plastering West LLC to pay criminal and civil penalties for criminal violations of occupational safety and health standards after an employee suffered a fatal fall at an apartment complex in Dallas