Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
Location: Heslerton CP
Route: London North East
Distance: 29 miles 32 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: December 2020
Next assessment due: March 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 36
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - 2 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Poor Visibility for Aapproaching Road Vehicles
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
Civil Parish/community: Heslerton
County Council: North Yorkshire County Council
District Council Ward: Rillington
District Council: Ryedale District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Thirsk and Malton
County Council Electoral Division: Thornton Dale and the Wolds
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.