Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
Location: Mid Suffolk District
Distance: 82 miles 71 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
3 (Very High)
Last assessment: February 2020
Next assessment due: May 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 100
Trains per day: 210
27 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Current protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
UK Parliament Constituency: Bury St Edmunds
European Region: Eastern
Civil Parish/community: Haughley
District Council Ward: Haughley and Wetherden
District Council: Mid Suffolk District Council
County Council: Suffolk County Council
County Council Electoral Division: Upper Gipping
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.