Pensions: video update on legal challenge


The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) are challenging the government in court over the transitional protection arrangements it introduced as part of the imposed 2015 Firefighters’ Pension Scheme. The FBU...

Pensions: 18-20 case

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Dear Brother/Sister Pensions: 18-20 case As you will be aware, the FBU has successfully challenged the government over age discrimination relating to members who joined the 1992 Firefighters’ Pension...

Thompsons solicitors FBU legal report 2015


In 2015 the FBU legal scheme, working with Thompsons Solicitors, secured nearly £4.1m in compensation for members and their families, at work and away from work. The most significant cases of the...