Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Saxmundham CP
Distance: 92 miles 19 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: December 2019
Next assessment due: March 2023
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 25
Trains per day: 2
1 Pedestrian or Cyclist
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2012), - 5 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2012), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2012), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Large Numbers of Users
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
County Council Electoral Division: Blything
European Region: Eastern
Civil Parish/community: Saxmundham
District Council Ward: Saxmundham
UK Parliament Constituency: Suffolk Coastal
District Council: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County Council: Suffolk County 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.