Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboard
Location: Selwood CP
Distance: 1 miles 36 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: August 2018
Next assessment due: November 2021
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 35
Trains per day: 12
33 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (May-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (May-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (May-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of Users
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approach in one direction - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
District Council Ward: Beckington and Selwood
County Council Electoral Division: Frome West
District Council: Mendip District Council
Civil Parish/community: Selwood
County Council: Somerset County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Somerton and Frome
European Region: South West
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.