The Branch Committee of Management have resolved to formulate a UFU Building Development Sub-Committee.
The Government sacked Worksafe Chairman David Kransnostein and CEO Denise Cosgrove after yesterday's discovery of PFOS in the mains water supply which resulted in the suspension of all operations at Fiskville.
As you would be aware by now, levels of the toxic chemical PFOS has been detected in the water facilities at Fiskville.
Members are advised that there has been a change in time of the Fiskville Members meeting today.
As members would be aware, in October 2011, a joint initiative was implemented to facilitate a secondment program for operational personnel within the CFA and MFB.
Members are advised that the Branch Secretary will hold a meeting of members at Fiskville this Monday 2 March 2015.
All UFU members, who believe they may have been exposed to the pollution, and/or contaminated soil and/or contaminated water at Fiskville, are strongly advised to make submissions to the Parliamentary Committee Inquiry through the UFU.
On Friday 20 February 2015 the UFU, along with AEA and CEPU met with ESTA management for our second bargaining meeting.
It is our understanding that CFA have proposed to undertake voluntary audiometric testing for professional firefighters.
The UFU has recently sought to recommence negotiations with the CFA and MFB towards replacements to the current operational staff enterprise agreements.