Further industrial action on the cards at ESTA

Today, the UFU filed an application with the Fair Work Commission for a Protected Action Ballot Order in support of ESTA member’s campaign for a fair EBA.


Today, ESTA’s ballot for their unilateral agreement has been counted and ESTA’s staff have rejected the proposed Agreement by a convincing majority ‘no’ vote.

Practical solution to an extreme weather event

At late night negotiations before the Fair Work Commission, the UFU and the MFB have reached a resolution to address capacity concerns resulting from the short-term extreme weather event that Victoria is currently experiencing.