Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barrier Crossing (locally monitored by Train Driver)
Location: Beccles CP
Distance: 109 miles 60 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: December 2020
Next assessment due: March 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 25
Trains per day: 33
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 1 incident 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
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
Civil Parish/community: Beccles
County Council Electoral Division: Beccles
District Council Ward: Beccles North
European Region: Eastern
County Council: Suffolk County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Waveney
District Council: Waveney 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.