Memo: FIFO

ARFF avoiding Fly in Fly out conditions of service. Click to read (or right-click/Cmd-click to save to your computer: PDF download).

ACTU Media Release

Unions welcome appointment of Simon Crean as new Workplace Relations Minister: click to read (or right-click/Cmd-click to save to your computer: PDF download).

Memo: Morita ASV

Memorandum to All Members on the Fair Work Australia outcome on the Morita ASV: click to read (or right-click/Cmd-click to save to your computer: PDF download).

The Scab

Our motto is “strength in unity” and we know it works. There will always be however, some people lacking in principle, that may consider selling out their mates, in the belief that they will benefit personally in the long run. Click here to see what Jack London said many years ago of people such as …

International Red Knights Motor Cycle Club

The Red Knights MC is an international social organisation for active and retired firefighters and their families with almost 9000 members in 10 countries. They would love to start a Chapter in Australia so click here to learn all about them.

Union Bushfire Emergency Response

From: campaigns@rightsatwork.com.au Sent: Monday, 9 February 2009 5:34 PM To: UFU AV Subject: Union Bushfire Emergency Response The Australian Council of Trade Unions has today expressed its sadness and condolences at the tragic loss of more than 100 lives in the bushfires that swept Victoria over the weekend. Unions have pledged at least $250,000 and are …

Memo: new CA in force

The 2009-2013 CA is in force and members do not clean Fire Stations. Read the old memo, it still applies (or right-click/Cmd-click to save to your computer: PDF download).

Workchoices: a firies tale from the NZ experience

Some members wonder about what might happen to them under the Workchoices legislation should the Howard Federal Government be re-elected in 2007. Read on to find out what our New Zealand brothers and sisters suffered under very similar circumstances. Click to read (or right-click/Cmd-click to save to your computer: PDF download).

Let’s Fire Cancer

This address will take you to the Retired Professional Firefighters Cancer Fund inc. The site provides a wealth of information for members and is published here in support of this worthwhile cause.

DOTARS Discussion Paper

Most members are aware of the discussion paper regarding the ARFFS in Australia. The UFU response is presented here for your perusal. Our expectations are that we will be involved further in discussions as this issue is progressed. Click to read (or right-click/Cmd-click to save to your computer: PDF download).