Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Hawes CP
Route: London North West
Distance: 257 miles 70 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
13 (Extremely Low)
Last assessment: June 2020
Next assessment due:
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 60
Trains per day: 73
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2011), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2011), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2011), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
Civil Parish/community: Hawes
District Council Ward: Hawes and High Abbotside
County Council: North Yorkshire County Council
District Council: Richmondshire District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Richmond (Yorks)
County Council Electoral Division: Upper Dales
European Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
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.