Professional Fire Fighters Union of Indiana

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OUR VISION

Our vision is of a strong and effective Union representing all professional Fire Fighters in the State of Indiana. Representing the interests of our members in the fire station, municipal government, and the state capitol, the PFFUI will continue to affirm the dignity and value of our members and the work they perform. Through the creative use of technology, the prudent use of its financial resources, and the knowledge and skills of its Local Union leaders and members, the PFFUI will continue to protect and improve the lives of our members and their families.

OUR MISSION

Our mission is to insure that our member’s voice is
heard in the workplace, state and local government,
and the community. We accomplish our mission by:

  • Supporting the organizing of all professional Fire Fighters.

  • Participating in the legislative and political process to promote legislation and public policies that protect and advance the interests of our members and their families.

  • Providing training and technical assistance for effective bargaining and representation.

  • Promoting constructive labor-management relations.

  • Advocating for increased training, higher professional standards, and increased health and safety standards.

  • Promoting public understanding and appreciation of the fire service and the contributions of our members.

OUR SERVICES

Legislative Services:
  • Monitoring Legislation
  • Introducing Legislation
  • Testifying for and against Legislation
  • Lobbying members of the General Assembly
  • Attendance at committee hearings
  • Maintaining and administration of the Indiana Professional Fire Fighters PAC
  • Providing updates on legislative activities via communications to Local Union Presidents
  • Providing links to legislation and statutes regarding Fire Fighters on our Website
Local Union Services:
  • Organizing
  • Collective Bargaining Assistance
  • Contract Data Base Information
  • Assistance with Grievances and Disputes
  • Education of Local Union Representatives through Seminars
  • Assistance with Pension Issues
  • Assistance with Health and Safety Issues
  • Assistance with Public Relations
  • Political Action Assistance
  • Assistance with everyday issues and problems
Means of Communication:
  • Web Site
  • Facebook and Twitter
  • Regular mailings to all Local Unions
  • Telephone Contacts
  • Conferences and Seminars
Representation on State/Federal Level Organizations and Committees:
  • International Association of Fire Fighters
  • Indiana State AFL-CIO
  • Central Labor Body Organizations
  • Public Employee’s Retirement Fund
  • Pension Management Oversight Committee
  • State-wide Pension Committee
  • State-wide Health and Safety Committee
  • State-wide PAC Committee
  • Federation of State/Provincial Fire Fighters
   
PFFUI, 623 E. St. Clair Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 630-1840
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