About us

The FBU aims to:

  • Provide a leading, independent voice for firefighters that helps improves fire and rescue services
  • Ensure the expertise and experience of FBU members is heard locally, nationally and internationally within government and beyond
  • Protect the safety and interests of the public and members, enabling them to enjoy a good quality of life, including by preventing cuts or damaging changes to fire and rescue services
  • Improve the working conditions of members and protect them from discrimination and unfair or illegal treatment by representing them in the workplace
  • Help FBU members develop professionally by developing new and existing skills