Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Althorne CP
Postcode: CM3 6DG
Distance: 40 miles 63 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: May 2020
Next assessment due: August 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 50
Trains per day: 55
18 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2013), - 1 incident since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
No Specific Risk Drivers Identified
Current protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
Civil Parish/community: Althorne
District Council Ward: Althorne
European Region: Eastern
County Council: Essex County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Maldon
District Council: Maldon District Council
County Council Electoral Division: Southminster
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.