Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
Location: March CP
Distance: 86 miles 30 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
1 (Extremely High)
Last assessment: July 2020
Next assessment due: October 2021
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 186
428 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident 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:
Large Numbers of Users
Crossing protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
County Council: Cambridgeshire County Council
European Region: Eastern
District Council: Fenland District Council
Civil Parish/community: March
County Council Electoral Division: March North
District Council Ward: March North
UK Parliament Constituency: North East Cambridgeshire
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.