Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers with Obstacle Detection
Location: Berwick CP
Distance: 15 miles 55 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: May 2020
Next assessment due: August 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 90
Trains per day: 148
81 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil 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:
Crossing is Near a Station
Large Numbers of Users
Current protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
Train signalling protection
District Council Ward: Alfriston
County Council Electoral Division: Alfriston, East Hoathly and Hellingly
Civil Parish/community: Berwick
County Council: East Sussex County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Lewes
European Region: South East
District Council: Wealden District Council
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.