In this edition - In accordance with the union’s Rules, notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the United Firefighters Union of Australia, Union of Employees, Queensland will be held at the UFUQ office, 286 Montague Road, West End commencing at 9.30 am on 19th October 2020.
All financial members are entitled to attend. Should you wish to attend, please advise the union office so that seating arrangements can be made.
In this edition - In 2001, after coordinated terrorist attacks on United States soil, the twin towers of the World Trade centre in lower Manhattan collapsed. As a result of the attack, 343 New York firefighters made the ultimate sacrifice.
In this edition - On 9 September 2020, the QIRC heard our dispute regarding the SOSO/SO recruitment process in Ipswich.
In this edition - The Queensland Criminal Code 1899 has for over a century included an offence for ‘stealing as a servant’. You will have seen many media reports over the years of workers being convicted of such criminal offences.
In this edition - Unfortunately for all involved, the drama surrounding the current SO recruitment process continues to unfold.