Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers
Postcode: SY7 8BU
Distance: 19 miles 48 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: December 2020
Next assessment due: March 2023
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 90
Trains per day: 95
54 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Current protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
Controlled by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Church Stretton and Craven Arms
UK Parliament Constituency: Ludlow
Unitary Authority: Shropshire Council
European Region: West Midlands
Civil Parish/community: Wistanstow
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.