Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Open Crossing (locally monitored by Train Driver)
Location: Newquay CP
Postcode: TR8 4NZ
Distance: 300 miles 55 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: February 2021
Next assessment due: May 2023
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 35
Trains per day: 12
23 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - 2 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - 1 incident since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of HGVs
Crossing protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Unitary Authority: Cornwall Council
Civil Parish/community: Newquay
European Region: South West
UK Parliament Constituency: St Austell and Newquay
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): St Mawgan and Colan
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.