Crossing Type: Public Footpath or Bridleway Crossing with Telephone with Whistleboards
Location: Shere CP
Postcode: GU5 9JQ
Distance: 36 miles 51 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: February 2021
Next assessment due: May 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 65
Trains per day: 77
Infrequent vehicular use
160 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Apr-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Large Numbers of Users
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for Equestrian users
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
District Council: Guildford Borough Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Mole Valley
Civil Parish/community: Shere
County Council Electoral Division: Shere
European Region: South East
County Council: Surrey County Council
District Council Ward: Tillingbourne
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.