Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Althorne CP
Postcode: CM3 6DS
Distance: 41 miles 18 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: February 2019
Next assessment due: May 2021
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 50
Trains per day: 55
2 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
Civil Parish/community: Althorne
District Council Ward: Althorne
European Region: Eastern
County Council: Essex County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Maldon
District Council: Maldon District Council
County Council Electoral Division: Southminster
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.