Media have this evening foreshadowed the Andrews’ Government announcement of fire services reform, which is now expected tomorrow.
17-05-09 Herald Sun – Secret Fire File Ignites Labour
A Special General Members Meeting will be held on Tuesday 23 May
The UFU is urging all of our members to answer a call for support from all unions and unionists by the Health and Community Services Union (HACSU).
The UFU has informed the MFB that all notified industrial action for members under the Operational Staff Enterprise Agreement and ACFO Agreement will be withdrawn as of 0900 hours on Friday 5 May 2017.
In recognising the fight for the right of working people to enjoy time with their families, Trades Hall has organised a family friendly May Day Fair, with activities planned for both kids and activist adults!
Altitude Shift 2017 – Friday 28 April Supporting Children in Care
The UFU’s newly formed Spouse and Partners Support Group for career firefighters of both the MFB and CFA is proud to invite all career firefighters, and their spouses and partners, to its FIREFIGHTERS AND MENTAL HEALTH Awareness Evening this Friday 28 April. It is important that you formally RSVP for catering purposes.
As members would be aware, there has been a lot of speculation in relation to fire service restructuring and other significant matters that could potentially impact on our membership as a whole and indeed the community that we serve.
Members are advised if they are considering retirement or resignation they should wait until the outcome of the following review.
As previously advised, The Andrews Government announced in 2016 that it would commence review of ESSS Defined Benefit Fund within the ESSSuper scheme in 2017, with a report expected to be published in June 2017.