Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Theale CP
Postcode: RG7 4SB
Distance: 40 miles 63 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
3 (Very High)
Last assessment: October 2014
Next assessment due: January 2017
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 100 mph
Trains per day: 103
8 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 6 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2014), - 5 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of users
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
UK Parliament Constituency: Reading West
European Region: South East
Civil Parish/community: Theale
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Theale
Unitary Authority: West Berkshire Council
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.