Crossing Type: Private Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Distance: 32 miles 61 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: August 2019
Next assessment due: November 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 60
Trains per day: 22
8 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing is Near a Station
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
Unitary Authority: Aberdeenshire Council
Scottish Parliament Constituency: Aberdeenshire West
UK Parliament Constituency: Gordon
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Huntly, Strathbogie and Howe of Alford
Scottish Parliament Region: North East Scotland
European Region: Scotland
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.