Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers (locally monitored by CCTV)
Location: SUFFOLK COUNTY
Postcode: IP6 9AE
Distance: 72 miles 16 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: July 2020
Next assessment due: October 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 40
Trains per day: 128
162 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 8 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2015), - 2 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2015), - 1 incident since.
Key risk factors:
Crossing is Near a Station
Current protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
CCTV monitoring by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
County Council Electoral Division: Carlford
UK Parliament Constituency: Central Suffolk and North Ipswich
European Region: Eastern
District Council Ward: Fynn Valley
District Council: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County Council: Suffolk County Council
Civil Parish/community: Westerfield
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.