Crossing Type: Private Station Footpath or Barrow Crossing with Minature Stop Lights
Location: Taunton Deane District (B)
Postcode: TA1 1PL
Distance: 163 miles 0 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
11 (Very Low)
Last assessment: August 2019
Next assessment due: November 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 100
Trains per day: 111
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Crossing is Near a Station
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
County Council: Somerset County Council
European Region: South West
UK Parliament Constituency: Taunton Deane
District Council: Taunton Deane Borough Council
District Council Ward: Taunton Lyngford
County Council Electoral Division: Taunton North
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.