Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Wanstrow CP
Postcode: BA4 4TG
Distance: 2 miles 57 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: April 2020
Next assessment due: July 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 30
Trains per day: 22
4 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 4 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2013), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
County Council Electoral Division: Mendip Central and East
District Council: Mendip District Council
District Council Ward: Postlebury
County Council: Somerset County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Somerton and Frome
European Region: South West
Civil Parish/community: Wanstrow
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.