Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Minature Stop Lights
Location: Wareham St. Martin CP
Distance: 119 miles 46 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: March 2020
Next assessment due: June 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 85
Trains per day: 68
1 Pedestrian or Cyclist
Misuse history: 3 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2014), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Gates or Barriers
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
County Council: Dorset County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Mid Dorset and North Poole
District Council: Purbeck District Council
European Region: South West
District Council Ward: St Martin
County Council Electoral Division: Wareham
Civil Parish/community: Wareham St Martin
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.