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.
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…
UPDATE: This union-fought-for study is now open to retired MFB firefighters
Today’s announcement has been welcomed by Victoria’s career firefighters, as it is a further step by the Andrews Government to protect career firefighters from the illegal activities of toxic waste dumpers.
A huge win for fire service personnel and the community!
Following UFU Bulletin #065 sent yesterday, the UFU advises that Special General Members Meetings originally scheduled have been rescheduled for Wednesday 12 June.
The meetings will be rescheduled. Members will be notified of the new date shortly (D Platoon’s second day shift to accommodate rosters).
Urgent call to MFB members: Your participation is vital
Keep informed and stay engaged with your Union. Updated Bulletin re UFU Member Intranet.
The UFU wish to advise the broader membership that in principle agreement has now been reached in negotiations for a new agreement to cover members engaged at the Emergency Service Telecommunications Authority.