“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.

Product Performance Committee

Purpose Statement

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.  This includes, but is not limited to, environmental issues such as surface mold, weather exposure, moisture management and workmanship in addition to long term product performance.  The Committee will further take an industry leadership role on educating product installers on proper installation and use of products in accordance with manufacturer’s requirements and other industry participants that ultimately results in better building performance.


Mr. Chris Breedlove
Agility Construction, LLC


Mr. Thomas Comery
Wood Protection Technology Inc


Mr. Tim Aspinwall
Shelter Products

Mr Byron S. Barlow
Agra Tech, LLC

Mr. Jeff Bornemiss
Simpson Strong-Tie Co.

Alma Broadbent
Agra Tech, LLC

Mr. Carl Cherney
Modu Tech

Mr. Jim Defnall
Quadd Building Systems

Mr. Ryan Melin
Innovative Construction Group

Mr. Aaron Mulligan
Stark Truss Baltimore LLC

Mr. Steve Padgett
DAP Products Inc

Mr. Thomas Vittitow
Ace Carpentry, Inc.


Nancy Jaeckle

Peggy Meskan

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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