Crossing Type: Public User worked Crossing with Telephone with Whistleboards
Location: East Chiltington CP
Postcode: BN7 3WF
Distance: 45 miles 52 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: November 2019
Next assessment due: February 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 90
Trains per day: 81
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 4 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - 2 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
County Council Electoral Division: Chailey
Civil Parish/community: East Chiltington
County Council: East Sussex County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Lewes
District Council: Lewes District Council
District Council Ward: Plumpton, Streat, East Chiltington and St John (Without)
European Region: South East
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.