Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Wareham St. Martin CP
Distance: 118 miles 57 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: September 2020
Next assessment due: December 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 85
Trains per day: 69
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 2 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - 3 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing is Near a Station
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
County Council: Dorset County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Mid Dorset and North Poole
District Council: Purbeck District Council
European Region: South West
District Council Ward: St Martin
County Council Electoral Division: Wareham
Civil Parish/community: Wareham St Martin
Individual Risk Rating is the risk to invidual users of the crossing.
It is presented as a single letter, with A being the highest risk and M being the lowest.
Collective Risk Rating is the overall risk of any incident involving any person or vehicle on the crossing,
including train staff and passengers as well as users of the crossing. It is presented as a number, with 1 being the highest risk and 13 being
the lowest. This is the most important rating when prioritising safety measures at level crossings.