The UFU State Council met yesterday and reviewed the campaign activities to date, the challenges ahead and the strategies necessary to continue to develop our campaign to achieve our objectives.
As we embark on the strict six-day lockdown, it’s good news that South Australia has reported no new coronavirus cases today, from the 12,000 tests conducted across the state.
Download a presentation by the UFUSA regarding diesel exhaust in the workplace 2020.
It is certainly true to say that our ensemble of PPE has grown over recent times (I’m sure members’ wet weather gear is not far away either…) increasing the protection and safety of members.
The South Australian Metropolitan Fire Service Enterprise Agreement 2017’s (EA) new clause 31 introduced Senior Firefighter, Level II Qualified at a pay point halfway between Senior Firefighter level I and Station Officer level I (approximately $6000 per annum).
Rescue, fire fighting and emergency response capacity at Australian airports during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Nominations are sought from UFU Members to fill the positions of Work Health and Safety Representative/Shop Steward and Deputy Work Health and Safety Representative/Shop Steward at full time SAMFS worksites where there is currently no formally elected HSR / Shop Steward.
The Report of the Independent Review into the SA 2019-20 Bushfire Season conducted by Mr Mick Keelty (“the Keelty Review”) was released on 12 July 2020.
A submission to the National Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements prepared by the following Australian Firefighter Unions.