Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
Location: Billingshurst CP
Distance: 46 miles 31 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: January 2021
Next assessment due: April 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 144
27 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of Users
Crossing protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
Civil Parish/community: Billingshurst
County Council Electoral Division: Billingshurst
District Council Ward: Billingshurst and Shipley
UK Parliament Constituency: Horsham
District Council: Horsham District Council
European Region: South East
County Council: West Sussex County Council
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.