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“Work safely. Go home safely.” 
The National Framers Council develops and implements
best practices to help ensure framers leave the jobsite
each day in the same health as they arrived.

Benefits of Membership

What's in it for the Framing Industry?

“Creating a community of like-minded framers,
GCs, suppliers and design professionals.”

  • Better communication and collaboration among framers
  • A unified framer’s voice and an organization’s credibility
  • More well-defined scopes of work in the chain of commerce
  • National standards and best practices
  • Increased knowledge and professional support systems
  • Better communication and collaboration with design professionals and component manufacturers

What's in it for Framers?

What's in it for General Contractors?

  • OSHA Best Practices
    • Documentation to help comply with OSHA
    • Support group assistance on GC/Framer issues
  • Technical Support Hot Line
  • Community of Like-Minded GCs
    • Database/Network of GCs
    • Database/Network of Framers
    • Gain perspective
    • Participation on NFC committees

What's in it for Suppliers?

  • Community of Like-Minded Suppliers Supporting Framers
    • Database/Network of GCs
    • Database/Network of Framers
  • Gain Product Use Perspective
  • Product Development Perspective

What's in it for Design Professionals?

  • Community of Like-Minded Specifiers Supporting Framers
    • Database/Network of GCs
    • Database/Network of Framers
  • Standard Industry Details – Framer Friendly
  • Gain Product Design and Use Perspective
  • Gain Innovative Design and Engineering Perspective

Join today or call 608-274-4849 with questions.

NFC Orientation Checklist

The FrameSAFE Orientation Checklist provides a safety overview for new employees.

NFC Mission

NFC will develop standards for framing field operations and management to be used as industry best practices, nationally.

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Site-Specific Safety Program

Version 4 of FrameSAFE is now available! It includes a new module on silica exposure, expanded Implementation Guide and a new, searchable online dashboard!

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Structural Building Components Association
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