STFC Polaris House
26 Sep 2014



STFC Polaris House SHE information




Key Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) Information​

All information relating to the Polaris House campus, including all relevant policies can be found via the SOURCE​.

Accident/Incident reporting

The STFC’s Health and Safety Management Arrangements are underpinned by a range of S​HE 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:

STFC SHE group maintains a list of all courses they offer, these can be found in the STFC SHE Training Catalogue.


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, Execu​tive Chair's Office and COO​ Rose Rus​sellPH ext. 2061
Finance Zenia Bush
SO 07707 295945​​
Strategy, Performance & Communications Karen Summers RAL 01235 44 5994
Business & Innovation Mark RobertsDL 01925 86 4308

For all UKRI H&S issues please email an​d for Polaris House Campus related SHE issues email​ .​

Contact: Baker, Gareth (STFC,DL,COO)