Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
Location: Thorrington CP
Postcode: CO7 7HJ
Distance: 59 miles 74 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
3 (Very High)
Last assessment: October 2020
Next assessment due: January 2020
Types of trains: Passenger
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 106
2 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2014), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2014), - 1 incident since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Poor Visibility for Aapproaching Road Vehicles
Current protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
County Council Electoral Division: Brightlingsea
European Region: Eastern
County Council: Essex County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Harwich and North Essex
District Council: Tendring District Council
Civil Parish/community: Thorrington
District Council Ward: Thorrington, Frating, Elmstead and Great Bromley
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.