Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers
Location: North West Leicestershire District
Route: Midland and Continental
Distance: 111 miles 22 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: April 2020
Next assessment due: July 2023
Types of trains: Freight
Line speed: 45
Trains per day: 26
27 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 4 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Poor Visibility for Aapproaching Road Vehicles
Crossing protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
Controlled by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
European Region: East Midlands
Civil Parish/community: Hugglescote and Donington le Heath
District Council Ward: Hugglescote St John's
County Council Electoral Division: Ibstock and Appleby
County Council: Leicestershire County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: North West Leicestershire
District Council: North West Leicestershire District 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.