Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Full Barrier with Obstacle Detection (locally monitored by Train Driver)
Location: North Ayrshire
Distance: 31 miles 5 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: July 2020
Next assessment due: October 2021
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 15
Trains per day: 30
1485 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents 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:
Full barrier equipment
Road traffic light signals
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Ardrossan and Arran
Scottish Parliament Constituency: Cunninghame North
UK Parliament Constituency: North Ayrshire and Arran
Unitary Authority: North Ayrshire Council
European Region: Scotland
Scottish Parliament Region: West Scotland
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.