Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboard
Location: Cottingham CP
Route: London North East
Distance: 4 miles 3 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: May 2020
Next assessment due: August 2020
Types of trains: Passenger
Line speed: 70
Trains per day: 80
373 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents 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:
Low Sighting Time
Large Numbers of Users
Current protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approach in one direction - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
Civil Parish/community: Cottingham
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Cottingham South
Unitary Authority: East Riding of Yorkshire Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Haltemprice and Howden
European Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
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.