Crossing Type: Used By Rail Staff Station Footpath or Barrow Crossing with Minature Stop Lights
Location: Thurston CP
Distance: 32 miles 45 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: December 2020
Next assessment due: March 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 115
160 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - 1 incident since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing is Near a Station
Large Numbers of Users
Current protection arrangements:
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
UK Parliament Constituency: Bury St Edmunds
European Region: Eastern
District Council: Mid Suffolk District Council
County Council: Suffolk County Council
County Council Electoral Division: Thedwastre South
Civil Parish/community: Thurston
District Council Ward: Thurston and Hessett
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.