Crossing Type: Public Highway Manned Barriers CCTV Monitored
Location: Hounslow London Boro
Distance: 14 miles 74 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
1 (Extremely High)
Last assessment: July 2015
Next assessment due: October 2016
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 70 mph
Trains per day: 295
4200 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 20 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - 13 incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - 2 incidents since.
Accident history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - 2 incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of users
Deliberate misuse or user error
Crossing is near station
Current protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
CCTV monitoring by Signaller
Full barrier equipment
Road traffic light signals
UK Parliament Constituency: Feltham and Heston
Greater London Authority: Greater London Authority
London Borough Ward: Hanworth Park
London Borough: Hounslow Borough Council
European Region: London
London Assembly Constituency: South West
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.