Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Highnam CP
Postcode: GL2 8DF
Distance: 116 miles 46 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: October 2020
Next assessment due: January 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 90
Trains per day: 68
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - 1 incident since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
UK Parliament Constituency: Forest of Dean
County Council: Gloucestershire County Council
Civil Parish/community: Highnam
County Council Electoral Division: Highnam
District Council Ward: Highnam with Haw Bridge
European Region: South West
District Council: Tewkesbury Borough 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.