The annual Labor Day Parade in Detroit will be on Monday, September 5th  at 930 am.

      IAFF members should meet on Michigan Avenue just west of the intersection of Rosa Parks/Michigan Ave.  Look for the MPFFU Banner.   Wear your red MPFFU shirt or another red shirt if possible.  Feel free to bring family members and your kids.  Strollers and wagons are welcome too!   It is supposed to be sunny and warm so dress accordingly and bring some water.

      The parade begins at 930 am so get there in time to find parking and to walk to the Rosa Park/Michigan AVe. location by 915 am.  Locals in the metro-Detroit area are urged to be represented at this event, so please share with all of your members.

      We understand that this is a family holiday for many of our members but "Labor" is the reason that this is a holiday.   Let's join with our brother and sisters from other unions and show the Governor and the Legislature that Labor is alive and well in Michigan!


      Link to IAFF Convention Pictures - click here

      First Responder Presumed Coverage Fund - Application for Benefits

      Pursuant to Public Act 515 of 2014 the First Responder Presumed Coverage Fund was created.(AKA Cancer Presumption Law) The Director of the Workers' Compensation Agency is the administrator of the Fund.  The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) has created a webpage explaining the process to apply for benefits.

      There are still many unanswered questions regarding how the funding is going to be distributed. According to the website, a list of potential claimants is being created and applications will be logged based on the date they are received by their office.

      Anyone that meets the critera listed on this webpage should submit an application to get your name on the list.  We will provide more information when it becomes available.

      If you have any questions on the administration of this fund, you may also contact the Claims Processing Division at 517-284-8912.                             

      2016 MPFFU Convention Pictures can be found here.
      Join the Hamtramck Firefighters on October 22, 2016 for a Halloween party you won’t forget – right here in Hamtramck! The Hamtramck Firefighters’ Haunted Fowling returns at Fowling Warehouse! Fowling is an enjoyable and lively game that combines elements of bowling, football, and horseshoes.

      The IAFF is on the ground and has established a command operations center to provide assistance – including financial relief through the IAFF Disaster Relief Fund – and to distribute clothing, water and other basic supplies to the almost 300 Local 557 members who lost their homes in the worst flooding disaster in Louisiana since Hurricane Katrina in 2005.


      MPFFU Committee Appointments Announced MPFFU President Mark Docherty recently announced the names of MPFFU members who will serve on various committees until June 2018. Thank-you to everyone that applied. Click here to see the complete list of appointments.


      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 branch offices of the Secretary of State now require individuals to provide proof of MPFFU membership to obtain the MPFFU License Plate.  You must show either your IAFF membership card or a letter from the MPFFU verifying that you are a member or eligible retiree to obtain the plate. Please call 734-675-0206 to obtain a proof of membership letter.  If you see a non-member with the MPFFU plate on their vehicle, please contact the MPFFU with the plate number.  The SOS will make the individual return the plate if they are not a member of our organization.

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