Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Misterton CP
Distance: 131 miles 17 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: October 2019
Next assessment due: December 2021
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 85
Trains per day: 38
63 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of Users
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)
County Council Electoral Division: Crewkerne
District Council Ward: Crewkerne
Civil Parish/community: Misterton
County Council: Somerset County Council
District Council: South Somerset District Council
European Region: South West
UK Parliament Constituency: Yeovil
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.