Work health and safety

We aspire to zero harm to people. Our fundamental belief is that all workplace injuries can be prevented. This responsiblity starts with each of us. No task is so important that a person's safety is to be put at risk.

Work Health and Safety Policy (Word file 77 KB)


The Australian Synchrotron is committed to proactively managing our impacts on the environment. We strive to continuously improve our environmental performance, prevent pollution and to meet and exceed all environmental regulatory requirements.

We have developed and implemented an environmental management system in accordance with AS/NZS ISO 14001:2004 and are currently transitioning to the 2015 version of this standard. Our environmental policy forms the foundation of this system, upon which we will set our environmental objectives and targets. All employees, contractors and Users have an environmental duty of care and share a role in achieving this policy’s objectives.