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 bath bedminster blast furnace bristol bronze-age burial canal casting house ceramic chapel church civil war convent dwelling fort garden building gazebo glass furnace glass works hall house hogarth hospital industrial infirmary iron works jewellery maesteg medieval millerd's map monastic pit port post-medieval post hole prehistoric or roman priory public house railway road roman shipyard st james theatre timber