The first of some Frequently Asked Questions have been addressed. Members are currently discussing the pensions proposals at a series of station meetings around the country. A document answering the first of some FAQ's is now available in Resources Starting with - "Why is this just a Scottish Offer?"
A series of station meetings is being arranged to allow members to discuss the current pension proposals. Provisional dates/times for Scottish Pensions meetings - final details will be confirmed, please watch for updates. National Officer Sean Starbuck will be available at meetings marked * Tuesday 1 October 201309.30 - Clydebank09.30 - Paisley*11.00 - Kilmarnock12.00 - Polmadie*15.00 - Ayr18.15 - Inverness*
Scottish Government Proposals
All Scottish Members In the next couple of days you will receive information and a ballot paper relating to pensions proposals. Details of the proposals are available from the FBU website and from the 'Resources' section Meetings across the country are being organised. Details will be confirmed as soon as possible. Please contact your local officials and look out for further information. Please make sure you complete and return your ballot paper.
As highlighted in the Executive Council member's recent circular discussion has taken place with officials from Scottish Government and the SFRS. The scheme proposal has now been received and is available for the "Resources" section and from these links; Scottish Govt - Covering letter to stakeholders