Reminder: UFU Doorknocking in Ringwood on Saturday
Members are still needed to attend the last two days of the hearing before FWC of the MFB's application to terminate the Operational Staff Agreement 2010 this Thursday and Friday.
The Firefighters Charity Fund has partnered with the MFB Charity Running Club with this great initiative – the Inaugural Melbourne Firefighter Stair Climb.
The UFU and the Ballarat HSR, Scott Gambino have raised the issue that CFA Ballarat members do not have a safe system of work in regards to trench rescue.
Thursday the 21 and Friday the 22 of August will be the last two days of the hearing before FWC of the MFB's application to terminate the Operational Staff Agreement 2010.
UFU Doorknocking in Ringwood on 23rd of August
Daniel Andrews Announces Groundbreaking Project to Assist Firefighters Suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
The UFU has welcomed a commitment by Labor leader Daniel Andrews to provide support for firefighters with PTSD.
During last week's two Special General Meetings, members requested that a further meeting be called to discuss the unprecedented attack by the MFB and CFA in using Fire Service Levy money to litigate against firefighters and their conditions.
The UFU welcomes the MFB CEO's invitation to meet with the UFU membership in the form of a Q&A session on Wednesday 27 August.
Former Vice President of the United States of America Al Gore recently met with UFUA National Secretary and Victorian Branch Secretary Peter Marshall and congratulated the union as being one of the most progressive and active unions in the climate change debate globally.