“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.

Committees

Steering Committee

“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.

Safety Committee

The National Framers Council Safety Committee will take an industry leadership role on educating framers on standardized safety practices, procedures and guidelines that are accepted as being the most effective across the entire framing industry.

Standards Committee

The Standards Committee of the National Framers Council (NFC) purpose is to identify and educate on industry tolerances and standards, which can be utilized by all members of the NFC.  Tolerances and standards will define what is plumb, level, and square. 

Best Practices Committee

The National Framers Council Best Practices Committee is formed to take an industry leadership role on educating framers on standardized practices, procedures and guidelines that are accepted or prescribed as being most effective across the entire framing industry.

Marketing Committee

The Marketing Committee will promote the benefits of membership in the National Framers Council (NFC) using the motto “for framers, by framers.” This effort will aid in recruiting new NFC members as well as maintain and actively engage current membership.

Product Performance Committee

The Product Performance Committee will take an industry leadership role through education, advocacy and outreach to product specifiers, manufacturers, resellers, purchasers and users to identify accurate product information and recommended guidelines and industry best practices for framers to better understand product performance and manage product use.

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!

NFC is a council of the
Structural Building Components Association
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