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v33#17 September 11 Attacks - A day to remember
In this edition - In 2001, after coordinated terrorist attacks on United States soil, the twin towers of the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan collapsed. As a result of the attack, 343 New York firefighters made the ultimate sacrifice.
v33#16 UPDATE: No Knock Knock for Fire and Rescue
In this edition - In my Code 2 to you on Friday 2 August 2019 I reported that knock knock was knocking again (this year called Operation Community Connect Circus).
v33#15 QUEENSLAND FIRE AND EMERGENCY CIRCUS
In this edition - You may have recently been quietly advised that QFES has again made the decision to force you to perform Operation Knock Knock (this year it’s called the Operation Community Connect Circus).
v33#13 VEHICLE PERFORMANCE MONITORING – TELEMATICS TRIAL COMMENCES
In this edition - Late in 2018 QFES came and met with your union to discuss a proposal to introduce fleet maintenance tracking devices in some appliances and ERV’s (both rural and F&R).
v33#12 Tax time - update your details
In this edition - Tax time - update your details
Auxiliary Update - 31 August 2020
In this edition - You will recall that your award provides for wage rises each year in line with the Queensland QIRC State Wage Case Decision.
Auxiliary Update - 28 August 2020
In this edition - As you would be aware, Fire and Rescue are making plans to transition the Auxiliary workforce onto a new communications system that will rely on mobile phones, instead of pagers.
Auxiliary Update - 13 August 2020
Auxiliary Update - 20 March 2020
On Monday 16 March 2020 the Office of Industrial Relations published Directive 01/20 – Employment Arrangements in the Event of a Health Pandemic which can be found here.
Auxiliary Update - 16 March 2020
Labour Day Cancelled.
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.