Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers (locally monitored by CCTV)
Location: Great Bentley CP
Postcode: CO7 8LD
Distance: 60 miles 62 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: May 2020
Next assessment due: August 2020
Types of trains: Passenger
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 106
243 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-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 Electoral Division: Brightlingsea
European Region: Eastern
County Council: Essex County Council
Civil Parish/community: Great Bentley
District Council Ward: Great Bentley
UK Parliament Constituency: Harwich and North Essex
District Council: Tendring 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.