Sitrep 23/2020

May 15, 2020

PAD, EAD, MFR… Whatever the name – New Medical Work After extensive discussions late last Friday we listed the new medical work announced by the Department in the Industrial Relations Commission, it was heard by Chief Commissioner Constant this week. […]

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Sitrep 22/2020

May 9, 2020

FRNSW disrespectful failure to consult on Medical Work: Public Access Defibrillator (PAD) Update CODE RED – Clarification Public Sector Wage Freeze FRNSW disrespectful failure to consult on Medical Work: Public Access Defibrillator (PAD) Update On May 6 at 15:59HRS FRNSW […]

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Code Red – Medical Work

May 6, 2020

Department announces medical work, State Committee recalled Members should know that the Department this afternoon sent an email to members stating  ”we have entered into an agreement with NSW Ambulance to support the life-saving work of ambulance paramedics by delivering […]

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Sitrep 21/2020

May 1, 2020

Work Health and Safety – Consultation with FRNSW First, they come for our roster in the country… and then… Zoom Meetings – highlights this week May Day Work Health and Safety – Consultation with FRNSW I need members to do […]

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Sitrep 20/2020

April 23, 2020

Award Back Pay Overpayment Update Work Health and Safety is Union Business E & T Realignment Coronavirus Updates Zoom Meetings – off to a flying start Award Back Pay A reminder that the backpay for members’ 2.5% wage increase from […]

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Sitrep 19/2020

April 14, 2020

ZOOM Meetings – Up, Up and Away! As discussed in SitRep18 we are kicking off Zoom Delegate Meetings this week. We have made some small changes and additions to the timetable previously published and you can download the excel spreadsheet […]

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Sitrep 18/2020

April 9, 2020

COVID-19 Update Further to the comprehensive update on FBEU instructions and recommendations for members in SitRep 17 on Tuesday. I encourage all members to read this SitRep to answer any questions about COVID-19, our work and our job. I have […]

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Sitrep 17/2020

April 7, 2020

COVID-19 update, current state of play As most would know, the COVID-19 infection rate in Australia is flattening. Although this is occurring it does not mean we can or should be complacent. The Union’s leadership strategy has been to silo […]

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Sitrep 16/2020

April 3, 2020

2020 Awards – Done. As you all know, your Union was before the Industrial Relations Commission this week regarding all three of our Awards. Since day one, your Union has fought to ensure that your pay rise would take effect the day the Award […]

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Sitrep 15/2020

March 28, 2020

Retained COVID-19 update Your Union has been made aware that the Department sent out correspondence to some members last night incorrectly claimed that the FBEU had agreed to a range of measures. This information was in relation to Retained members […]

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Sitrep 14/2020

March 20, 2020

This SitRep is long! We apologise, but there are a number of very important matters we need to report on and so we encourage all members to take the time to read it. It covers: COVID-19 – Working Group and […]

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Code Red Coronavirus Instructions

March 18, 2020

Coronavirus Instructions Yesterday we met with the Department and set up a COVID-19 Working Group to allow for better communication between the Department and the Union on this pandemic. We raised a range of issues, many of which members have […]

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