Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
Location: North Hykeham CP
Postcode: LN6 9AT
Route: London North East
Distance: 29 miles 44 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
1 (Extremely High)
Last assessment: August 2020
Next assessment due: November 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 70
Trains per day: 79
1161 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident 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:
Crossing is Near a Station
Large Numbers of Users
Current protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
European Region: East Midlands
County Council: Lincolnshire County Council
Civil Parish/community: North Hykeham
District Council Ward: North Hykeham Memorial
District Council: North Kesteven District Council
County Council Electoral Division: Skellingthorpe and Hykeham South
UK Parliament Constituency: Sleaford and North Hykeham
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.