STFC Codes (numerical order)
The STFC SHE Management System consists of separate Health and Safety (PDF - 203kB - link opens in a new window) and Environment (PDF - 98kB - link opens in a new window) policy statements supported a suite of about 40 the SHE codes. Based on relevant legislation, SHE Codes outline the STFC's approach to managing SHE hazards and the standard of controls expected.
This page contains the most up to date versions of all STFC codes. If you have any questions or concerns with regard to Safety Codes please contact your local SHE advisor.
For those working in offices, a short summary of relevant code requirements can be found in the "STFC Office SHE Essentials".
Codes can also be viewed by groups relevant to specific disciplines, for example engineering, science, civil/construction, environmental etc. as task related categories.
Print a short summary document (PDF - 465kB - link opens in a new window) detailing each of the STFC SHE codes.
Radioactive sealed sources *
Management of radioactive waste *
Radioactive open sources *
Management of ionising radiation at work *
* - these codes are not available online.
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