Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Stratton CP
Postcode: DT2 9SX
Distance: 158 miles 33 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: February 2021
Next assessment due: May 2024
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 16
24 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
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: Cerne Valley
County Council: Dorset County Council
European Region: South West
Civil Parish/community: Stratton
County Council Electoral Division: Three Valleys
UK Parliament Constituency: West Dorset
District Council: West Dorset 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.