Forsinard Level Crossing
North, West and Central Sutherland, Highland
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Latitude: 58.3568 / 58°21'24"N
Longitude: -3.8977 / 3°53'51"W
OS Eastings: 289048
OS Northings: 942485
OS Grid: NC890424
Mapcode National: GBR J6RM.TJG
Mapcode Global: WH4BD.366Z
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- Name: Forsinard
- Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Barriers
- Location: Highland
- Postcode: KW136YT
- Route: Scotland
- ELR: WCK
- Distance: 125 miles 66 chains
- Individual risk rating:
- Collective risk rating:
- Last assessment: March 2014
- Next assessment due: June 2017
- Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
- Line speed: 10 mph
- Trains per day: 9
- 135 Vehicles
- Infrequent Pedestrian Use
- Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
- Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
- Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
- Key risk factors:
- Infrequent Trains
- Crossing Approach
- Sun Glare
- Crossing is near station
- Current protection arrangements:
UK Parliament Constituency: Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Scottish Parliament Constituency: Caithness, Sutherland and Ross
Unitary Authority: Highland Council
Scottish Parliament Region: Highlands and Islands
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): North, West and Central Sutherland
European Region: Scotland
- 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.