Key Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) Information
All information relating to the Polaris House campus, including all relevant policies can be found via the
The STFC’s Health and Safety Management Arrangements are underpinned by a range of
SHE codes, developed with our science laboratories, workshops and facilities in mind. These are backed up by annual
Health and Safety objectives.
Not many of the SHE codes are relevant to STFC staff working from PH, those that are - have been documented in a one page summary for office based staff - “STFC Office SHE Essentials”, please take the time to read this.
Polaris house staff must complete the following mandatory on-line training provided by UKRI available through the UKRI KnowB4 learning management system
STFC on-line training is available through
TOTARA, the STFC Learning Management System. This includes the following mandatory SHE training:
Information on travel can be found in the
STFC SHE Code, Travel Safety. This includes two template risk assessments:
STFC have a short
Environmental Essentials guide for staff.
Further information on all these matters can be obtained either from the STFC SHE Group or your Departmental Safety Contacts:
Science Programmes Office, Executive Chair's Office and COO||
Rose Russell ||PH ext. 2061|
Zenia Bush||SO 07707 295945|
Strategy, Performance & Communications ||
Karen Summers ||RAL 01235 44 5994|
Business & Innovation ||
Mark Roberts||DL 01925 86 4308|
For all UKRI H&S issues please email
firstname.lastname@example.org and for Polaris House Campus related SHE issues email