23 September, 2016
  • Is your Service Allowance being paid? Update #1
  • Overtime after 24hr shifts
  • TURC – all tip and no iceberg
  • Retained authorised duties and verbal orders
  • Mass sackings in Manchester?

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2 September, 2016
  • Is your Service Allowance being paid?
  • LSOs and the Relieving Allowance
  • Award winner Pyrmont back from the dead
  • Recycled helmets go west – update #1

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26 August, 2016

Inside this issue:

  • Higher Duty rates for LSOs on leave
  • Victoria CFA dispute update #1
  • Turnbull Govt turns on firies – update #1
  • Recycled helmets go west
  • RTAS outage

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11 August, 2016

State Committee

This is my final SITREP. Today’s State Committee of Management meeting unanimously appointed FBEU Vice President Leighton Drury to the office of State Secretary for the remainder of the 2015-18 State Committee term following my decision to stand down after more than 7 years in the position. My involvement with the Union will continue as the State Committee also appointed me to the vacant Vice-President position formerly held by Leighton. Read more…

8 August, 2016

Inside this issue:

  • Retained select calling not agreed
  • MFR survey
  • Turnbull Govt turns on firies
  • We’ve moved

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23 July, 2016

Inside this issue:

  • Contamination of FRNSW training sites update #2
  • Department’s annual leave errors continue
  • Privacy breach, at it again
  • Union’s Annual Toast, a success

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8 July, 2016
  • Meal and travel allowances increased on 1 July 2016
  • Reminder: Union dues are tax deductible
  • New Country Rosters update #1
  • Retained EOB entries

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1 July, 2016
  • 2016 Federal Election
  • More LF positions advertised
  • NSW Budget – the Coalition still hates you
  • Victoria CFA dispute
  • Less than 3 weeks to the Rex

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18 June, 2016

Inside this issue:

  • Leading ranks acting up
  • Sub-branch planning day a success

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3 June, 2016

Inside this issue:

  • Grab yourself a $20K pay rise
  • Annual Leave swaps
  • CAFS staffing resolved

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