Crossing Type: Public Footpath or Bridleway Crossing with Telephone with Whistleboards
Location: Langford CP
Route: London North East
Distance: 38 miles 61 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: July 2020
Next assessment due: October 2021
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 125
Trains per day: 320
Infrequent vehicular use
38 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Large Numbers of Users
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for Equestrian users
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
Unitary Authority: Central Bedfordshire Council
European Region: Eastern
Civil Parish/community: Langford
UK Parliament Constituency: North East Bedfordshire
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Stotfold and Langford
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.