As part of efforts to increase awareness of the IAFF Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health Treatment and Recovery, we have developed a video virtual tour of the facility to ensure our members know what to expect at this unique treatment center exclusively for IAFF members.
Click on the link above to see a short pre-registration convention video. Please note that there is a typo in this video. The convention is on April 28-29-30, 2020 - not in May.
All the convention registration information can be found by clicking here.
Michigan Legalized Marijuana Laws - What You Need To Know and How it Relates to Your Employment
Over the last couple years there have been many changes to the marijuana laws in Michigan. During this short class, MPFFU General Counsel Michael O'Hearon will guide you through those changes and how they impact you and your members.
IAFF Cancer Screening Fact Sheet
The IAFF continues to receive questions about new cancer screening tests. Many different tests are being marketed ranging from blood, breath and urine tests to imaging tests. We have reviewed the latest research and at this time we do not recommend any cancer screening tests. Attached is our fact sheet outlining our analysis. Take a moment to read the entire fact sheet to understand why the IAFF is taking this position.
Report of the MPFFU Structure and Organization Review Committee
The appointed members of the MPFFU Structure and Organization Review Committee recently completed their work. The complete report and the committee's recommendations can be found here. The members of the MPFFU appreciate the time and effort that the committee members contributed to issuing this report.
Welcome Oshtemo Professional Fire Fighters - IAFF Local 5240
Members of our newest local were presented with their IAFF Charter
IAFF-FC and Aetna have teamed up to offer IAFF retired fire fighters and their spouses comprehensive Medicare Advantage plans. Click here to learn more.
What's New at MPFFU A021
Download: Dec 2 2019 EXBDMTG Minutes.pdf
Fire Fighters Assistance Program
Confidential FFAP Hotline: 1.888.731.FIRE Available 24/7
Free CONFIDENTIAL telephone assistance for MPFFU members, retirees, and their families
Get answers to your questions and concerns.
Find resoucres for information, treatment, and support.
Know your conversation is confidential.
Get referrals to quality professional care.
Click here for a recent article about suicide in the fire service.
MPFFU License Plate
The main office of the Secretary of State will now contact the MPFFU to verify your membership as an active member or retiree in our organization prior to mailing your new or replacement MPFFU license plate. Please call 734-675-0206 if you have any questions.
If you see a non-member with the MPFFU plate on their vehicle, please contact the MPFFU with the plate number. The SOS will require the non-member to return the plate within 30 days.