Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Minature Stop Lights
Location: Hever CP
Postcode: TN8 6LU
Distance: 34 miles 28 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: November 2020
Next assessment due: February 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 85
Trains per day: 64
8 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
Gates or stiles
District Council Ward: Cowden and Hever
Civil Parish/community: Hever
County Council: Kent County Council
District Council: Sevenoaks District Council
County Council Electoral Division: Sevenoaks South
European Region: South East
UK Parliament Constituency: Tonbridge and Malling
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.