Crossing Type: Private Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: City of Bristol (B)
Postcode: BS9 1DX
Distance: 6 miles 4 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: January 2020
Next assessment due: April 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 50
Trains per day: 51
96 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Crossing is Near a Station
Large Numbers of Users
Current protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
Unitary Authority: Bristol City Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Bristol North West
European Region: South West
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Stoke Bishop
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.