Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers (locally monitored by CCTV)
Location: Helpston CP
Postcode: PE6 7DR
Route: London North East
Distance: 82 miles 38 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: May 2020
Next assessment due: August 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 125
Trains per day: 294
95 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - 1 incident since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - 1 incident since.
Key risk factors:
Crossing 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.