Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers (locally monitored by CCTV)
Location: Cambridge District (B)
Postcode: CB4 1UR
Distance: 57 miles 54 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: December 2020
Next assessment due: March 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 248
283 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 9 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2015), - 2 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of HGVs
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
CCTV monitoring by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
UK Parliament Constituency: Cambridge
District Council: Cambridge City Council
County Council: Cambridgeshire County Council
County Council Electoral Division: East Chesterton
District Council Ward: East Chesterton
European Region: Eastern
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.