Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Alrewas CP
Route: Midland and Continental
Distance: 21 miles 74 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
12 (Very Low)
Last assessment: October 2020
Next assessment due: January 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 60
Trains per day: 15
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
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)
Civil Parish/community: Alrewas
District Council Ward: Alrewas & Fradley
UK Parliament Constituency: Lichfield
District Council: Lichfield District Council
County Council Electoral Division: Lichfield Rural North
County Council: Staffordshire County Council
European Region: West Midlands
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.