Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers with Obstacle Detection
Location: Plumpton CP
Postcode: BN7 3ED
Distance: 44 miles 47 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: May 2020
Next assessment due: August 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 70
Trains per day: 106
27 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Crossing is Near a Station
Current protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
Train signalling protection
County Council Electoral Division: Chailey
County Council: East Sussex County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Lewes
District Council: Lewes District Council
Civil Parish/community: Plumpton
District Council Ward: Plumpton, Streat, East Chiltington and St John (Without)
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.