Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers
Location: Foxton CP
Postcode: CB2 6SD
Distance: 50 miles 74 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: June 2020
Next assessment due: September 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 90
Trains per day: 168
558 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 2 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - 2 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:
Crossing is Near a Station
Large Numbers of Users
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
Controlled by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
County Council: Cambridgeshire County Council
European Region: Eastern
District Council Ward: Fowlmere and Foxton
Civil Parish/community: Foxton
County Council Electoral Division: Melbourn
UK Parliament Constituency: South Cambridgeshire
District Council: South Cambridgeshire 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.