Ops bargaining update

As members are aware an interim order was issued by the Fair Work Commission in respect to bargaining between the CFA and the UFU. The matter was adjourned to today for further hearing.

Firefighters unnecessarily exposed: fire agencies ignore own specialist report

On 13 February 2014, an occupational hygienist employed by the fire services provided advice and resolutions regarding levels of carbon monoxide. The agreed resolutions from the fire services and the specialist did not happen and were kept secret from exposed firefighters and health and safety representatives.

UFU members rally Tuesday 25 March attendance necessary

Next Tuesday 25 March 2014 UFU members will march to the steps of Parliament, 250 days out from the State election, to launch our campaign against this Napthine Liberal Government’s actions- Napthine Slashes. You Burn.

UFU firefighter uniform

Today, the UFU accepted delivery on a cache of UFU firefighter uniforms to be used by members during the UFU Napthine Slashes. You Burn campaign and to be worn during activities.