Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers (locally monitored by CCTV)
Location: Adur District
Distance: 5 miles 48 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
3 (Very High)
Last assessment: January 2020
Next assessment due: April 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 70
Trains per day: 186
837 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 6 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - 4 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - 1 incident since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of Users
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
CCTV monitoring by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
District Council: Adur District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: East Worthing and Shoreham
County Council Electoral Division: Kingston Buci
European Region: South East
District Council Ward: St Mary's
County Council: West Sussex 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.