Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Gates
Location: Wye with Hinxhill CP
Distance: 60 miles 28 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
3 (Very High)
Last assessment: June 2020
Next assessment due: September 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 70
Trains per day: 128
540 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - 2 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - 1 incident since.
Key risk factors:
Crossing is Near a Station
Large Numbers of Users
Current protection arrangements:
Controlled by Signaller
UK Parliament Constituency: Ashford
District Council: Ashford Borough Council
County Council Electoral Division: Ashford Rural East
County Council: Kent County Council
European Region: South East
District Council Ward: Wye
Civil Parish/community: Wye with Hinxhill
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.