Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barrier Crossing (locally monitored by Train Driver)
Location: ESSEX COUNTY
Postcode: CO8 5AL
Distance: 52 miles 60 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: May 2020
Next assessment due: August 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 45
Trains per day: 40
9 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - 4 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Poor Visibility for Aapproaching Road Vehicles
Crossing protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
District Council: Colchester Borough Council
County Council Electoral Division: Constable
European Region: Eastern
County Council: Essex County Council
District Council Ward: Great Tey
UK Parliament Constituency: Harwich and North Essex
Civil Parish/community: Mount Bures
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.