Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers (locally monitored by CCTV)
Location: Sawbridgeworth CP
Distance: 28 miles 17 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: May 2020
Next assessment due: August 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 80
Trains per day: 317
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 6 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of HGVs
Current protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
CCTV monitoring by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
European Region: Eastern
District Council: East Hertfordshire District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Hertford and Stortford
County Council: Hertfordshire County Council
Civil Parish/community: Sawbridgeworth
County Council Electoral Division: Sawbridgeworth
District Council Ward: Sawbridgeworth
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.