Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
Location: Draycott in the Moors CP
Route: Midland and Continental
Distance: 6 miles 76 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
3 (Very High)
Last assessment: February 2021
Next assessment due: May 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 70
Trains per day: 35
54 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (May-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (May-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (May-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Poor Visibility for Aapproaching Road Vehicles
Large Numbers of HGVs
Large Numbers of Users
Crossing protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
County Council Electoral Division: Cheadle and Checkley
District Council Ward: Checkley
Civil Parish/community: Draycott in the Moors
County Council: Staffordshire County Council
District Council: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Stone
European Region: West Midlands
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.