Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Etchingham CP
Distance: 48 miles 25 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: February 2019
Next assessment due: May 2021
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 80
Trains per day: 81
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
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: Bexhill and Battle
County Council: East Sussex County Council
Civil Parish/community: Etchingham
District Council: Rother District Council
County Council Electoral Division: Rother North West
European Region: South East
District Council Ward: Ticehurst and Etchingham
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.