Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Wivenhoe CP
Postcode: CO2 8JE
Distance: 54 miles 63 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
13 (Extremely Low)
Last assessment: October 2020
Next assessment due:
Types of trains: Passenger
Line speed: 60
Trains per day: 101
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: 2 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
District Council: Colchester Borough Council
European Region: Eastern
County Council: Essex County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Harwich and North Essex
Civil Parish/community: Wivenhoe
District Council Ward: Wivenhoe Cross
County Council Electoral Division: Wivenhoe St Andrew
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.