Framers Council

CBG’s work with NFC demonstrates the help and benefit that general contractor members can contribute to the association and draw from it as well as the mutual benefit that results from all players in the construction process working together to ensure safety and efficiency on the jobsite.

As of October 23, 2017, OSHA began fully enforcing all provisions of the Silica in Construction standard, relevant to the activity being undertaken, which requires employers to come into compliance with the new permissible exposure limit, or to implement specific silica controls.

The three short videos below can be used to enhance any Toolbox Talk as part of the NFC’s FrameSAFE approach to safety training on the jobsite.

To address the “fatal four” illustrated in the infographic below, the NFC recently partnered with OSHA to create a set of safety posters as part of the 2018 Safe+Sound Campaign.

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) today announced that it will extend the comment period on the proposed rule on crane operator certification. Comments will now be accepted through July 5, 2018.

Employers with more than 20 employees in 2017 are required to follow a new rule from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to electronically submit injury and illness data that they are already required to record on their onsite OSHA Injury and Illness Forms.

On June 4-6, the National Framers Council (NFC) took part in Habitat for Humanity’s Home Builders Blitz, an annual event during one week of the year when builders, framers, and material suppliers volunteer to help build homes across the country for families in need of affordable housing.

Are you using the right compression posts for your project? Are you picking compression posts for your multi-level wood-frame project using a catalog? You’re not alone

TYPAR® MetroWrapTM, is a  commercial-grade building wrap that is designed specifically to stand up to the rigors of commercial jobsites.

QuickTies™ quickly and economically reinforce wood frame and CMU structures, particularly those structures exposed to extreme wind and/or seismic conditions. QuickTie™ (QT) fills the critical need for a structural tie-down system that provides for uplift, shear and overturning loads, and it does so better than traditional and competing methods.