Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Lichfield CP
Route: London North West
Distance: 17 miles 53 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: November 2020
Next assessment due: February 2020
Types of trains: Passenger
Line speed: 60
Trains per day: 110
354 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of Users
Current protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
UK Parliament Constituency: Lichfield
Civil Parish/community: Lichfield
District Council: Lichfield District Council
County Council Electoral Division: Lichfield Rural North
County Council: Staffordshire County Council
District Council Ward: Stowe
European Region: West Midlands
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.