Framers Council Headlines

Underscoring the importance of delivering essential and environmentally safe innovations to help societies thrive, DuPont confirms its ongoing commitment to leading with solutions that address global sustainability challenges, without compromising product quality or regional supply. 

LP Building Solutions continues to expand its portfolio of durable siding products with the introduction of LP® SmartSide® ExpertFinish Trim & Siding, a prefinished siding option available in an array of tailored colors.

To avoid industry confusion and potential disruptions of construction crane projects, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued an enforcement policy for crane operator certifications issued by Crane Institute Certification (CIC).

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) fiscal year (FY) 2019 final statistics show a significant increase in the number of inspections and a record amount of compliance assistance to further the mission of ensuring that employers provide workplaces free of hazards.

When strained, relationships are like a rubber band. They stretch until the snap.

This fall, framer and NFC president Scott Stevens of Modu Tech once again teamed up with component manufacturer and SBCA member Aaron Mulligan of Stark Truss Baltimore to host a day-long tour for local high school students as part of the Baltimore Carpentry Task Force initiative they began in 2018.

Today we are showcasing some videos that Greg Safran from SafT Integrations put together to keep workplace training top of mind with his clients.

Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, was recognized by Worldwide Fastener Sources for its innovation in fasteners and fastening systems products.

Pure Safety Group (PSG) has released an immediate recall on Guardian Fall Protection and Web Device 3- Way Rescue and Retrieval Self-Retracting Lifeline (SRL) units.

The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Diaz Professional Construction LLC for exposing employees to falls at a Montgomery, Alabama, residential worksite.