Crossing Type: Public Highway Manned Barriers CCTV Monitored
Location: City of Bristol (B)
Distance: 8 miles 29 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: November 2015
Next assessment due: February 2019
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 50 mph
Trains per day: 51
108 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 3 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of HGVs
Crossing protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
CCTV monitoring by Signaller
Full barrier equipment
Road traffic light signals
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Avonmouth
Unitary Authority: Bristol City Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Bristol North West
European Region: South West
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.