Institute for Archaeologists Conference 2012

andrew townsend speaking at the ifa workshop

Andrew Townsend giving a presentation as part of this year’s Institute for Archaeologists Annual Conference

BaRAS co-hosted a CPD workshop on Health & Safety at this year’s Institute for Archaeologists (IfA) Annual Conference & Training Event, held at Oxford Town Hall, 18–20th April 2012.

As part of the workshop, BaRAS Project Officer and CIOB Ambassador Andrew Townsend gave a presentation titled The Management of Health & Safety on Historic Environment Projects: Raising the Bar and Meeting New Challenges.

Andrew was also requested by the IfA to stand in at the After Southport: The Road to Public Benefits session where he spoke about the relationship between the construction industry and historic environment sector.

For the full programme and abstracts go to:


ammunition bedminster birmingham blast furnace brickworks bristol burial cesspit chapel cinema city hall civil war coaching inn dwelling fort garden building gazebo hall house hospital industrial iron works keynsham law court lido maesteg medieval meeting hall millerd's map modern monastic oven pit post-medieval post hole prehistoric or roman priory public house railway records office road roman shipyard st james theatre timber