Crossing Type: Public Highway Open Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Barrow upon Humber CP
Route: London North East
Distance: 108 miles 6 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: March 2020
Next assessment due: June 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 10
Trains per day: 18
122 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Crossing is Near a Station
Large Numbers of Users
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Stop boards provided on the train approaches - trains stop and Drivers sound the train horn before proceeding
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
Civil Parish/community: Barrow upon Humber
UK Parliament Constituency: Cleethorpes
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Ferry
Unitary Authority: North Lincolnshire Council
European Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
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.