Members are advised for clarification, sector commanders can be SO’s who obtain sector commander qualifications and who have been assessed accordingly.
All UFU members are reminded that the UFU will be marching next Tuesday 25 March to the steps of Parliament in a mass membership rally launching our campaign- Napthine Slashes. You Burn.
It has been bought to the UFU’s attention that the MFB has issued a new general order which is essentially an attempt to gag members.
The UFU has been made aware that the MFB has made unlawful deductions from numerous members’ wages for alleged overpayments relating to recent deployments this fire season.
Members are advised that buses will be available from the following locations to transport members to Trades Hall for the UFU membership rally on 25 March 2014:
The Fire Services Commissioner has today changed the testing regime of the water quality in the Hazelwood mine as a direct result of the UFU independent analysis.
The UFU is reminding members that we will be marching to the steps of Parliament in a mass membership rally on:
Agreement was reached between the UFU and the CFA regarding the commissioning of the new aerial pumpers (snozzle) for use at Hazelwood incident.
Following UFU members informing the UFU of a series serious safety breaches at the Hazelwood incident the UFU undertook to have its own independent testing of the water being used at Hazelwood in firefighting operations including the H.A.R.A or ash pit area.
This week the UFU provided the CFA with an independent economic analysis which calculates the massive productivity lift required of CFA firefighters over the next three years.