Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboard
Location: Elmesthorpe CP
Postcode: LE9 7SB
Route: Midland and Continental
Distance: 6 miles 38 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: August 2020
Next assessment due: November 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 90
Trains per day: 115
2 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approach in one direction - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
District Council: Blaby District Council
District Council Ward: Croft Hill
European Region: East Midlands
Civil Parish/community: Elmesthorpe
County Council: Leicestershire County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: South Leicestershire
County Council Electoral Division: Stanton, Croft and Normanton
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.