Crossing Type: Public Highway User worked Crossing with Minature Stop Lights
Location: Waterbeach CP
Postcode: CB5 9LL
Distance: 61 miles 20 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: February 2021
Next assessment due: May 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 186
149 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (May-2015), - 3 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (May-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (May-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or Barriers
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
County Council: Cambridgeshire County Council
European Region: Eastern
District Council: South Cambridgeshire District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: South East Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish/community: Waterbeach
County Council Electoral Division: Waterbeach
District Council Ward: Waterbeach
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.