Sitrep 4/2020

February 3, 2020

NSW Government announces an inquiry – we want a National Royal Commission too. State of Emergency – What’s the go and what it means for members. Retained Authorised Duties May Day – Member T-Shirt Design Competition CAFS Pumpers In BRIEF: […]

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Code Red – Minimum Crewing Peak Hill

January 31, 2020

Minimum Crewing at Peak Hill Members may be aware that FRNSW are replacing Class 2 Urban Pumpers at Isolated Retained Stations with Class 1 Tankers. The intention and the Risk Management Tool FRNSW is using to make the change is […]

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Sitrep 3/2020

January 23, 2020

This is a reissue of SitRep 3 as there were two mistakes in the SitRep issued last night. The SitRep issued last night stated that we were putting in a claim for a 5% pay rise, this was a formatting […]

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Sitrep 2/2020

January 15, 2020

IRC rules in FBEU favour – Another big win but the fight continues.  Status Quo and In-Order 2008/22 remains in place. Yesterday, January 14, The FBEU was back in the IRC about FRNSW’s attempts to remove In-Order 2008/22 (which puts […]

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Sitrep 1/2020

January 10, 2020

CODE RED STILL IN PLACE – STILL WAITING ON IRC DECISION We are still waiting on Commissioner Sloan’s decision from the IRC hearing on 13 December 2019 on the 2008/22 or 2019/20 dispute. This decision will be handed down on […]

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Sitrep 29/2019

December 16, 2019

Deployment Dramas Consolidated Leave over the Christmas and New Year Climate and Fire Emergency Rally Sydney Town Hall FBEU Office over the break In Brief Deployment Dramas The Union has received several inquiries about pay and entitlements from members while […]

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Sitrep 28/2019

November 29, 2019

  Update Northern Rivers Appeal 7 February 2020 Union Busting Bill defeated Urunga Station Trial Technical Support Team  Code Red still in place Update Northern Rivers Appeal 7 February 2020 The Northern Rivers Appeal will be heard on 7 February […]

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2018-2019 Financial Report

November 20, 2019

The Union’s 2018-2019 Financial Report is now available by clicking here. The Report, which all members are encouraged to read, was prepared by independent auditors Daley Audit and adopted by the State Committee of Management today as a true and fair view […]

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Sitrep 27/19

November 15, 2019

Union responds to Berejiklian comments that there have not been budget cuts Health Checks Member Reminder Ensuring Integrity Bill #UnionTown Conference Have you seen the news in the last fortnight?  Union responds to Berejiklian comments that there have not been […]

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Update On Current Irc Dispute #2

November 12, 2019

CODE RED REMAINS IN PLACE Last Saturday, on 9 November 2019, the Industrial Relations Commission decided to dismiss FRNSW’s application for orders stopping industrial action. This means that the Union’s CODE RED remains in place. What does the CODE RED […]

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Code Red: Update On Current Irc Dispute

November 6, 2019

Update on current IRC dispute The Union went before the IRC today over the directive that was issued yesterday by FRNSW and the Code Red we issued last night. It has come to our attention that there are some minor […]

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Code Red: Frnsw Ignores The Irc On 22/08

November 5, 2019

FRNSW ignores IRC agreement Members would be aware that FRNSW have refused to put in writing what a “Risk based” approach means or what the actions of management will be if the 2019/20 In-Order is enacted. To date, all that […]

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