Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Droitwich Spa CP
Postcode: WR9 8LU
Distance: 126 miles 53 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: July 2020
Next assessment due: October 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 50
Trains per day: 46
176 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: 2 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Large Numbers of Users
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
County Council Electoral Division: Droitwich East
District Council Ward: Droitwich East
Civil Parish/community: Droitwich Spa
UK Parliament Constituency: Mid Worcestershire
European Region: West Midlands
County Council: Worcestershire County Council
District Council: Wychavon 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.