Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Plumpton CP
Postcode: BN7 3EF
Distance: 44 miles 23 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: December 2020
Next assessment due: March 2023
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 90
Trains per day: 81
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2014), - 4 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
County Council Electoral Division: Chailey
County Council: East Sussex County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Lewes
District Council: Lewes District Council
Civil Parish/community: Plumpton
District Council Ward: Plumpton, Streat, East Chiltington and St John (Without)
European Region: South East
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.