Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: West Monkton CP
Postcode: TA2 8BX
Distance: 161 miles 32 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: June 2020
Next assessment due: September 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 100
Trains per day: 105
Infrequent vehicular use
1 Pedestrian or Cyclist
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2013), - 1 incident since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
County Council Electoral Division: Monkton and North Curry
County Council: Somerset County Council
European Region: South West
UK Parliament Constituency: Taunton Deane
District Council: Taunton Deane Borough Council
Civil Parish/community: West Monkton
District Council Ward: West Monkton
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.