Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
Location: Swannington CP
Route: Midland and Continental
Distance: 114 miles 0 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: February 2020
Next assessment due: May 2020
Types of trains: Freight
Line speed: 20
Trains per day: 13
135 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Poor Visibility for Aapproaching Road Vehicles
Large Numbers of Users
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
European Region: East Midlands
County Council: Leicestershire County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: North West Leicestershire
District Council: North West Leicestershire District Council
Civil Parish/community: Swannington
County Council Electoral Division: Valley
District Council Ward: Valley
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.