The FBU in Scotland has for some time now been considering the best way to structure its reps and officials in order to provide the best arrangement for representing and negotiating on behalf of our members. The associated file "Update on Internal Structure" informs members of the current position, the transitional arrangements as we move into the single service and the longer term structures for the FBU in Scotland.
Scottish Govt Condemned over pensions increase The Fire Brigades Union Scotland today condemned the Scottish Government decision to increase pension contributions for Scotland’s firefighters. The passing on of the members contribution increases in line with UK Government adds at least 1.3% to the amount firefighters pay towards their pensions
London firefighters to protest against savage cuts
This report presents an assessment of Highlands and Islands Fire and Rescue Service following an inspection in November 2012. It is an examination of how the Service is addressing issues raised in the 2012 Accounts Commission report into the Service. http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/0041/00412188.pdf