Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Droitwich Spa CP
Postcode: WR9 8PG
Distance: 125 miles 24 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: October 2020
Next assessment due: January 2023
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 78
80 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2014), - 2 incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of Users
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
District Council Ward: Droitwich South West
Civil Parish/community: Droitwich Spa
County Council Electoral Division: Droitwich West
UK Parliament Constituency: Mid Worcestershire
European Region: West Midlands
County Council: Worcestershire County Council
District Council: Wychavon District Council
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.