Media Release - More Professional Firefighters across QLD
v32#12 All Fire and Rescue GWN hand-held remote speaker microphones (RSM) to be replaced
In this edition - Many of you have had, and have reported, issues to both QFES and your union relating to failures in the current issue GWN black RSM hand-held radio microphones.
v32#6 Committee of Management election notice
In this edition - Nominations open for Committee of Management positions on Wednesday 14th March 2018.
v32#4 Amendments to Queensland’s corruption legislation
In this edition - The UFUQ will make a submission to the ‘Crime and Corruption and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2018’ which was tabled in Queensland parliament on 15 February 2018.
v31#32 Christmas and New Year
In this edition - On behalf of the UFUQ, I wish every member a safe and happy Christmas and New Year. I look forward to working with you all in 2018.
v31#30 UFUQ welcomes dedicated Fire and Rescue portfolio and new Minister
In this edition - On Monday 11 December 2017 the Premier, Ms Palaszczuk, announced that the ALP led 56th term of Queensland parliament will include a Minister dedicated solely to fire and rescue, splitting the portfolio away from police and corrective services.
Auxiliary Update 1 June 2017
Auxiliary update - 29 May 2017
Auxiliary Update 24 May 2017
Retention Allowance Dispute – update
Auxiliary Update 19 May 2017
I am pleased to report that on Saturday 1 July 2017 some of the award payments you are eligible to receive (penalties that apply to your work) are again phased up. The phasing in of these penalty amounts was agreed between your union and QFES and the state government.
Auxiliary Update 12 April 2017
v1#1 Hazard alert: air-conditioning ducts with steel wire frame
In this edition - I wish to inform all members of a significant health and safety hazard associated with BA operations when attending structural fires.