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CEO: Firefighter Advisory Service

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Category: Health & Safety

  3.15 PM 27 August, 2013


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The State Government today announced a centralised Firefighter Advisory Service, following their announcement last week of the Firefighters Assessment Panel to help manage and assess career and volunteer firefighter cancer-related claims.

From CEO Mick Bourke's blog:

"This announcement, and today’s from the State Government, promoting a centralised Firefighter Advisory Service that can answer enquiries and offer advice about work-related cancer claims, is important news for our past and present members.

The health and safety of CFA members will always be our number one priority and we welcome any initiative that supports them.

Together with WorkSafe, CFA has launched a toll-free Firefighter Advisory ServiceCareer and volunteer firefighters can contact the service by calling 1800 060 729 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for career firefighters or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.for volunteer firefighters."

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Last Updated: 27 August 2013