Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barrier Crossing (locally monitored by Train Driver)
Location: Cookham CP
Postcode: SL6 9NR
Distance: 27 miles 16 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: June 2020
Next assessment due: September 2021
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 30
Trains per day: 52
1431 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 15 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - 3 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:
Crossing is Near a Station
Large Numbers of Users
Crossing protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Bisham and Cookham
Civil Parish/community: Cookham
UK Parliament Constituency: Maidenhead
European Region: South East
Unitary Authority: Windsor and Maidenhead 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.