Crossing Type: Private User Worked Crossing with Whistleboard
Location: Cracoe CP
Route: London North East
Distance: 5 miles 39 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: October 2020
Next assessment due: January 2024
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 15
Trains per day: 6
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or Barriers
Whistle boards provided on the rail approach in one direction - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
District Council Ward: Barden Fell
Civil Parish/community: Cracoe
District Council: Craven District Council
County Council: North Yorkshire County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Skipton and Ripon
County Council Electoral Division: Skipton East
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.