Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone with Whistleboards
Location: Hythe and Dibden CP
Distance: 87 miles 2 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
13 (Extremely Low)
Last assessment: May 2020
Next assessment due:
Types of trains: Freight
Line speed: 30
Trains per day: 7
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (May-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (May-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (May-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
County Council Electoral Division: Dibden and Hythe
District Council Ward: Dibden and Hythe East
County Council: Hampshire County Council
Civil Parish/community: Hythe and Dibden
District Council: New Forest District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: New Forest East
European Region: South East
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.