Crossing Type: Public Highway User worked Crossing with Telephone with Whistleboards
Location: Besthorpe CP
Distance: 109 miles 33 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: September 2020
Next assessment due: December 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 65
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 2 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
County Council Electoral Division: Attleborough
District Council Ward: Attleborough Queens & Besthorpe
Civil Parish/community: Besthorpe
District Council: Breckland District Council
European Region: Eastern
UK Parliament Constituency: Mid Norfolk
County Council: Norfolk County 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.