Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
Location: Gristhorpe CP
Route: London North East
Distance: 45 miles 41 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
3 (Very High)
Last assessment: November 2020
Next assessment due: February 2020
Types of trains: Passenger
Line speed: 50
Trains per day: 30
27 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Poor Visibility for Aapproaching Road Vehicles
Large Numbers of Users
Current protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
District Council Ward: Cayton
Civil Parish/community: Gristhorpe
County Council Electoral Division: Hertford and Cayton
County Council: North Yorkshire County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Scarborough and Whitby
District Council: Scarborough Borough Council
European Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
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.