Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Whittlesey CP
Postcode: PE7 2HJ
Distance: 92 miles 60 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
3 (Very High)
Last assessment: October 2020
Next assessment due: January 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 186
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 5 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - 2 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Large Numbers of Users
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
District Council Ward: Benwick, Coates & Eastrea
County Council: Cambridgeshire County Council
European Region: Eastern
District Council: Fenland District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: North East Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish/community: Whittlesey
County Council Electoral Division: Whittlesey South
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.