Toxic dumper’s assets seized

Firefighters are not a disposable commodity and should not be viewed as collateral damage because of the criminal activities of these unscrupulous persons. 

Vale Senior Leading Firefighter Neil Poulton

Neil was one of our own.  Neil was an inspiring leader in the workplace, a strong unionist, a diligent delegate, and a friendly face on station.   

UFU Welfare Officer returns

Today the UFU welcomes back Welfare Officer Ross Fusca, after he took a period of sick leave.

Support & welfare services available to UFU members

The UFU reaffirms the following underpinning support and welfare services that are provided to all UFU members and their members.  We encourage you to utilise these services. 

Final weeks to register for MFB/UFU PFAS blood study

It is vital that all eligible current and retired MFB personnel – not just limited to career firefighters – participate in this world-first study. Members have TWO WEEKS LEFT to register their participation.

Victorian Emergency Services football matches this weekend!

Though the professional career firefighters who are representing the fire services this weekend are not yet under the name “Fire Service Victoria”, they have once again joined together under the banner of Victoria’s professional career firefighters.

New UFU retirement function model

The UFU will be trialling a new retirement model as of 1 July 2019.  The first UFU Retirement Awards night will be held in March 2020 for all members who retired from 1 July 2019…