Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Forsbrook CP
Route: Midland and Continental
Distance: 5 miles 74 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: April 2020
Next assessment due: July 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 70
Trains per day: 35
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2014), - 5 incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
County Council Electoral Division: Caverswall
Civil Parish/community: Forsbrook
District Council Ward: Forsbrook
County Council: Staffordshire County Council
District Council: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Stone
European Region: West Midlands
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.