Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Foston and Scropton CP
Route: Midland and Continental
Distance: 22 miles 63 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
11 (Very Low)
Last assessment: June 2019
Next assessment due: September 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 70
Trains per day: 34
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
County Council: Derbyshire County Council
European Region: East Midlands
Civil Parish/community: Foston and Scropton
County Council Electoral Division: Hilton
District Council Ward: Hilton
UK Parliament Constituency: South Derbyshire
District Council: South Derbyshire District 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.