Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers with Obstacle Detection
Location: Helpringham CP
Route: London North East
Distance: 55 miles 24 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: April 2020
Next assessment due: July 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 30
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
No Specific Risk Drivers Identified
Current protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
Train signalling protection
European Region: East Midlands
District Council Ward: Heckington Rural
Civil Parish/community: Helpringham
County Council: Lincolnshire County Council
District Council: North Kesteven District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Sleaford and North Hykeham
County Council Electoral Division: Sleaford Rural South
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.