Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Horsham District
Distance: 33 miles 34 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: June 2020
Next assessment due: September 2020
Types of trains: Passenger
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 40
4 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
County Council Electoral Division: Holbrook
District Council Ward: Holbrook West
UK Parliament Constituency: Horsham
District Council: Horsham District Council
Civil Parish/community: North Horsham
European Region: South East
County Council: West Sussex County 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.