Seasons Greetings … [Read more...]
UFUA News: the latest news items from the United Firefighters Union Australia.
The UFUA 2016 Financial Accounts are available here. Right-click (Cmd-Click on Mac) to save-as, or click to open in browser [PDF download 600kB]. … [Read more...]
Given the traumatic legacy from the events of 2003 it is incumbent on any ACT government, regardless of its political hue, to ensure a service exists that can take meaningful action when the sky is so black it seems to be falling and the whole world looks like it is on fire. Fire readiness … [Read more...]
Members continue to lose out. Secret plans by the previous CFA board exposed as the negotiations for a new Enterprise Agreement drag on through the legal process. Union busting … [Read more...]
Public safety is in jeopardy as Fire Services in various parts of the world (including areas in Australia) cut budgets, refuse to recruit firefighters or, honour agreed staffing levels and in the case of Aviation Fire & Rescue in Australia endeavour to reduce establishment criteria , either because of funding reductions, apathy, ignorance or political interference; more people … [Read more...]