“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.

Standards Committee

Purpose Statement

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. The Committee will also identify and educate on those ideal jobsite conditions that should be present prior to commencing work, ensuring a more effective general contractor/builder and framer partnership.


Mr. Mike Colcombe
5-STAR Building Solutions


Mr. Brian Groves
Ace Carpentry, Inc.


Mr. Alma Broadbent
Agra Tech, LLC

Mr. Mike Grossman
American Pride Builders, Inc.

Mr. Joe Gutberlet
Bruce L. Jones, Contractor

Mr. Chris Tatge
Dynamic Construction

Mr. Kenneth A. Watters, II PE
KW Engineering


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!

NFC is a council of the
Structural Building Components Association
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