Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Yetminster CP
Postcode: DT9 6QR
Distance: 145 miles 18 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: September 2020
Next assessment due: December 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 45
Trains per day: 16
3 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
County Council: Dorset County Council
County Council Electoral Division: Sherborne Rural
European Region: South West
UK Parliament Constituency: West Dorset
District Council: West Dorset District Council
Civil Parish/community: Yetminster
District Council Ward: Yetminster & Cam Vale
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.