Fastener Quality Act
- Fastener Quality Act
Also known as Public Law 101-592, the Fastener Quality Act protects the public safety by: (1) requiring that certain fasteners sold in commerce conform to the specifications to which they are represented to be manufactured, (2) providing for accreditation of laboratories engaged in fastener testing, and (3) requiring inspection, testing and certification in accordance with standardized methods
Fastener Training Institute
- Fastener Training Institute
The Fastener Training Institute, a division of Pac-West, provides beginning and advanced training on fastener products, standards and specifications. Our core purpose is to enhance fastener use, reliability and safety.
Fastener Industry Organizations
- Industrial Fasteners Institute
Representing the interests of North American mechanical fastener manufacturers since 1931.
- Mid-West Fastener Association
MWFA’s purpose is to serve and promote the fastener industry and the ever changing needs of its membership. Specifically, the MWFA is dedicated to representing all segments of the industry; manufacturers, distributors, importers and suppliers to the industry.
- National Fastener Distributors Association
NFDA's mission is to be the unparalleled resource to meet or exceed the needs of its members to excel in global markets.
- Women in the Fastener Industry
WIFI's mission is to provide opportunities for women in the fastener industry, at all levels of experience, to unite in order to educate, mentor and encourage one another, for the express purpose of advancing women in the fastener industry.