Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers with Obstacle Detection
Location: Lowdham CP
Route: Midland and Continental
Distance: 7 miles 27 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: September 2019
Next assessment due: December 2021
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 60
Trains per day: 70
783 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Crossing is Near a Station
Crossing protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
Train signalling protection
European Region: East Midlands
County Council Electoral Division: Farnsfield and Lowdham
Civil Parish/community: Lowdham
District Council Ward: Lowdham
UK Parliament Constituency: Newark
District Council: Newark and Sherwood District Council
County Council: Nottinghamshire County 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.