Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Minature Stop Lights
Location: Purdis Farm CP
Distance: 77 miles 36 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: November 2020
Next assessment due: February 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 102
7 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 8 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2015), - 1 incident since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Current protection arrangements:
Gates or Barriers
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
European Region: Eastern
County Council Electoral Division: Martlesham
District Council Ward: Nacton & Purdis Farm
Civil Parish/community: Purdis Farm
UK Parliament Constituency: Suffolk Coastal
District Council: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County Council: Suffolk 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.