Stay Informed: Resources, Essential Industries, State Orders, County Orders, NAHB Map, Lumber Map

“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.

OSHA considers the use of improvised wooden trash boxes and other homemade attachments on construction sites as a SERIOUS and WILLFUL breach.

Atlas Engineered Products Ltd posted fourth-quarter results that saw its revenue jump 22% year-over-year on the back of demand for its products and strength in the construction industry. 

Drexel Building Supply Inc., a leading provider of building materials and services to contractors and homeowners, is expanding its facility in New Berlin—an $11 million project expected to create 50 jobs over the next three years.

Engineered by Design (EBD) in Washington, Iowa employs more than 100 employees—one of the largest employers for their town.

Woodgrain Lumber in Emmet, Idaho has purchased its first Vecoplan shredder to process planer end cuts. 

AdvanTech X-Factor is a new, premium subflooring that rises to meet the evolving needs of craft builders.

After missing a March 15 presidential deadline, the development of an emergency temporary standard for COVID-19 has now been put on hold by Labor Secretary Marty Walsh, as the urgency for its issuance declines among rising vaccination numbers and the political will for its implementation has thinned, according to media reports and expert analysis.

Rigidply Rafters Inc. is celebrating 50 years in business in Oakland this year.

Drexel Building Supply has introduced a new charitable initiative: the PAULS Program.

Forest products and building materials buying group Lumbermens Merchandising Corporation (LMC) appointed Paul Ryan as the group’s new president and CEO.


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.

Frame Safe Logo Safety Manual Template

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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