Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Horsham District
Postcode: RH5 5JP
Distance: 31 miles 44 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: April 2019
Next assessment due: July 2021
Types of trains: Passenger
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 40
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
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)
UK Parliament Constituency: Horsham
District Council: Horsham District Council
Civil Parish/community: Rusper
District Council Ward: Rusper and Colgate
European Region: South East
County Council Electoral Division: Warnham and Rusper
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.