Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers (locally monitored by CCTV)
Location: Helpston CP
Postcode: PE6 9HN
Route: London North East
Distance: 83 miles 33 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: April 2020
Next assessment due: July 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 125
Trains per day: 294
135 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 6 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - 1 incident 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:
Current protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
CCTV monitoring by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Barnack
European Region: Eastern
Civil Parish/community: Helpston
UK Parliament Constituency: North West Cambridgeshire
Unitary Authority: Peterborough City 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.