Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Minature Stop Lights
Location: Stow Maries CP
Postcode: CM3 6SE
Distance: 35 miles 33 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: March 2020
Next assessment due: June 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 60
Trains per day: 55
2 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 18 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2013), - 33 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2013), - 1 incident since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or Barriers
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
European Region: Eastern
County Council: Essex County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Maldon
County Council Electoral Division: Maldon
District Council: Maldon District Council
District Council Ward: Purleigh
Civil Parish/community: Stow Maries
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.