Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone with Whistleboard
Location: Littlehampton CP
Distance: 17 miles 12 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
13 (Extremely Low)
Last assessment: August 2020
Next assessment due:
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 70
Trains per day: 188
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (May-2014), - 2 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
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
Whistle boards provided on the rail approach in one direction - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
County Council Electoral Division: Arundel and Wick
District Council: Arun District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Bognor Regis and Littlehampton
District Council Ward: Courtwick with Toddington
Civil Parish/community: Littlehampton
European Region: South East
County Council: West Sussex County 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.