WORLD HOMELESS DAY 2019

UFU members and career firefighters show support for the Salvos On Thursday 10 October, on World Homeless Day, approximately 40 off-duty UFU members (and two spouses!) as well as several on-duty crews attended the UFU…




Meeting of UFU members with health problems caused by recent fires

Tuesday 22 October 2019: 10.00AM – 2.00PM. The UFU is calling a meeting of members who have health problems that have been caused by their attendance at recent major fires, in particular, the West Footscray/Tottenham, Campbellfield, Bradbury and Coolaroo fires.



Firefighters fight fires not people

Members are informed that it has been a long held policy of the United Firefighters Union of Australia that firefighters will not be deployed or participate in removing protesters.


UFU returns to the world stage

On 4 October 2019, the UN Expert Committee passed a resolution in the form of a recommendation to the next Stockholm Convention for a global ban of PFHxS without exemptions.