Framers Council Headlines

Hands are the most used tools in the workplace, making their protection from on-the-job hazards critically important to maintaining employee productivity.

The Trump administration imposed new trade tariffs of 25 percent on steel derivative articles (i.e. nails, wire, staples and stampings) imported from all countries except Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, and South Korea.

Join fellow framers and others in the industry on Monday, July 27, 2020, for a day of golf, education, and networking at Turf Valley Golf Course & Resort in Ellicott City, Maryland. 

Building a culture of safety awareness takes dedication and the continuous education of your workforce. Mark your calendar for some targeted emphasis and training opportunities throughout the coming months.

At 2-years-old, Chris Breedlove was already preparing for a framing career. A family photo shows a young Chris with no shirt, swinging a hammer as he helped build his family home in Alabama.

LP Building Solutions, the leader in high-performance building solutions, is proud to partner with this season of HGTV’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.

The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) conducted a hurricane-force, wind-driven rain demonstration on January 9, 2020, to show the water resistance of a FORTIFIED Roof™ built with a ZIP System® Roof Assembly.

A projected five-year study on the use of exoskeletons to curb ergonomics issues in construction is in need of participants for the first of its four phases, researchers said during a Jan. 29 webinar facilitated by CPWR – The Center for Construction Research and Training.

The year 2020 is here! What is your vision for this year? What will you do to move the needle of your safety results?

A former owner of a dissolved Florida construction company is now facing prison time for failing to prevent a worker's death.