ALP and LNP debate firefighter cancer laws.
UFUQ response to Acting Fire Commissioner's interview on 12 January 2015
News : Media Release - UFUQ strongly refute allegations of gender discrimination in the fire service
2012 has been a major year for our union; considerable new challenges were presented to us and these will continue into 2013. I have summarised just a few notable issues from last year. Please keep reading.
Please find attached an important information document on Enterprise Bargaining - September 2012. PLEASE READ!!!
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I am writing as we are one of the first and largest ski/snowboard and retail/hire stores in the Snowy Mountains. We are located in Jindabyne which is the base town to service both Perisher Blue and Thredbo ski resorts and we would love to extend some discounts to all fire fighters, friends and family. We offer these discounts to all those that give us so much- Emergency Services, Fire Fighters, Ambulance, Police and Defence Forces.
Please contact the Office if you would like a sticker for your car - 07 3844 0366.
COME ALONG AND MARCH WITH YOUR FELLOW FIREFIGHTERS THROUGH THE STREETS OF BRISBANE FOLLOWED BY A BBQ AND A BEER AT THE EKKA SHOW GROUNDS. LOTS OF FUN ACTIVITES FOR THE KIDS TO DO SO BRING YOUR FAMILIES ALONG WITH YOU!
ASIDE from being a highly volatile area, Gladstone is also a rapidly expanding city. The question is whether our emergency services, as they are, are able to properly cater for this changing environment. If not, what is going to be done about it? The issue was brought to a head on Thursday when Gladstone firefighters were sent to a job in Calliope. Click on the heading to read the full story.