Crossing Type: Public Highway User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Benhall CP
Distance: 90 miles 30 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: September 2020
Next assessment due: December 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 55
Trains per day: 35
Infrequent vehicular use
4 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2014), - 1 incident since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
Civil Parish/community: Benhall
European Region: Eastern
District Council Ward: Saxmundham
UK Parliament Constituency: Suffolk Coastal
District Council: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County Council: Suffolk County Council
County Council Electoral Division: Wilford
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.