Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers (locally monitored by CCTV)
Location: The City of Brighton and Hove (B)
Distance: 2 miles 79 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
1 (Extremely High)
Last assessment: February 2020
Next assessment due: May 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 70
Trains per day: 239
6264 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 2 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2015), - 2 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Poor Visibility for Aapproaching Road Vehicles
Crossing is Near a Station
Large Numbers of Users
Current protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
CCTV monitoring by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
Unitary Authority: Brighton and Hove City Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Hove
European Region: South East
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Wish
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.