Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Frome CP
Distance: 116 miles 15 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: April 2020
Next assessment due: July 2023
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 40
Trains per day: 20
21 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
Civil Parish/community: Frome
County Council Electoral Division: Frome East
District Council Ward: Frome Keyford
District Council: Mendip District Council
County Council: Somerset County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Somerton and Frome
European Region: South West
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.