WORDBACK
SA Gov ESFC
WordBack No.23-2020
Max Adlam

MFS UNDER-RESOURCED

In February 2020 the Chief Executive of the SA Fire & Emergency Commission (SAFECOM), Dominic Lane, published his 47 page Analysis of SA’s Fire & Emergency Services.

Read More »
Fire Fighters History
WordBack No.22-2020
Max Adlam

TREASURER PLAYING POLITICS WHILE FIREFIGHTERS ARE PUT AT RISK

Members may have heard interviews on Friday with the SA Treasurer Rob Lucas revealing that he is increasing the Emergency Services Levy. In his justification for his reversal of an election promise in these difficult times, Mr Lucas singled out a pay increase to MFS firefighters as one “reason” for the hike in the ESL.

Read More »
UFUSA Covid19
WordBack No.21-2020
Max Adlam

COVID-19 UPDATE

The UFU is currently being consulted about leave provisions under the COVID-19 pandemic arrangements, which have been authorised by the Premier for public sector employees in SA, to assist families experiencing hardship.

Read More »
Mother's Day Classic
WordBack No.20-2020
Max Adlam

MOTHERS DAY CLASSIC RESULTS!

It’s fantastic to be able to report that all the hard work of the UFU/MFS MDC Organising Committee resulted in an overwhelming turnout in the MDC 2020 event.

Read More »
Mother's Day Classic
WordBack No.19-2020
Max Adlam

MOTHER’S DAY CLASSIC

Thank you to everyone involved in the virtual MDC for helping to make it such a great success last Sunday despite all the challenges in 2020. From the photos received so far, it looks like everyone had a great day while supporting an important cause.

Read More »
UFUSA Covid19
WordBack No.18-2020
Max Adlam

COVID-19 UPDATE

Members have advised us that despite this Direction, MFS procedures for responding to an alarm continue to require information of vaccination status.

Read More »
Mother's Day Classic
WordBack No.17-2020
Max Adlam

MOTHER’S DAY CLASSIC

The Mother’s Day Classic virtual event is live!  Please join us and defy the gloom by making this MDC really special. All current registrations have received automatic access to the virtual platform.All new registrations are very welcome and are at a discounted entry fee ($25)

Read More »
UFUSA Event
News
Max Adlam

May Day 2020 Flyer

Put on your May Day t-shirt, grab a bottle ofMay Day Wine and join us on Facebook from your own May Day 2020 isolation celebration.

Read More »
UFUSA Covid19
WordBack No.16-2020
Max Adlam

COVID-19 UPDATE

While we strongly encourage members to participate in the vaccination program currently underway within the MFS, and we are heartened by the high participation rates in 2020, not everyone is able to be or chooses to be vaccinated.

Read More »
UFUSA Covid19
WordBack No.15-2020
Max Adlam

COVID-19 UPDATE

It is heartening that scientific modelling produced by the federal government has revealed the dramatic reduction in coronavirus transmission rates caused by Australia’s strict control measures.

Read More »
UFUSA Covid19
WordBack No.14-2020
Max Adlam

COVID-19 UPDATE

It’s an understatement to say that the impact on our lives of the COVID–19 virus is immense, while at the same time, we are all conscious that we may not yet have seen the worst of it.

Read More »
UFUSA Covid19
WordBack No.13-2020
Max Adlam

COVID-19 IMPORTANT UPDATE

Our union continues to work in close consultation with MFS management in relation to changes necessary to prepare for this pandemic here in South Australia and in particular on the proposed MFS Business Continuity Plans (BCPs).

Read More »
UFUSA Covid19
WordBack No.12-2020
Max Adlam

COVID-19 UPDATE

There are a great many questions and concerns UFU members are raising in relation to processes and procedures of the MFS in an environment of the current coronavirus pandemic.

Read More »
UFUSA Covid19
WordBack No.11-2020
Max Adlam

COVID-19 PANDEMIC

The last meeting of our UFU State Council on 12 March 2020, in light of the coronavirus, resolved to seek access for members to the 15 days Leave for Urgent Pressing Necessity available to SA Public Servants under the Commissioner’s Determinations.

Read More »
UFUSA Enterprise Agreement
WordBack No.10-2020
Max Adlam

ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT (EA) UPDATE

One of the issues currently being addressed with your employer is the proposal for a “zone preference system” which could potentially make changes to the station preference system.

Read More »
UFUSA Enterprise Agreement
WordBack No.08-2020
Max Adlam

ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT (EA) UPDATE

I am pleased to report that the parties did finally agree on arrangements necessary for the UFU representatives to be released from work to attend negotiations in an orderly fashion.

Read More »
UFUSA Scroll Up
Search WordBack And Categories