Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Distance: 46 miles 65 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
3 (Very High)
Last assessment: June 2020
Next assessment due: August 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 90
Trains per day: 152
82 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of Users
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
European Region: Eastern
County Council: Essex County Council
Civil Parish/community: Great Chesterford
District Council Ward: Littlebury, Chesterford & Wenden Lofts
UK Parliament Constituency: Saffron Walden
County Council Electoral Division: Saffron Walden
District Council: Uttlesford District Council
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.