Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers (locally monitored by CCTV)
Location: Ely CP
Postcode: CB7 4BP
Distance: 70 miles 38 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
13 (Extremely Low)
Last assessment: January 2018
Next assessment due:
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 50
Trains per day: 313
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 11 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2015), - 2 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Poor Visibility for Aapproaching Road Vehicles
Crossing is Near a Station
Crossing protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
CCTV monitoring by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
County Council: Cambridgeshire County Council
District Council: East Cambridgeshire District Council
European Region: Eastern
Civil Parish/community: Ely
District Council Ward: Ely East
County Council Electoral Division: Ely North and East
UK Parliament Constituency: South East Cambridgeshire
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.