Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Minature Stop Lights
Location: Gwinear-Gwithian CP
Distance: 316 miles 35 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: February 2020
Next assessment due: May 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 65
Trains per day: 44
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - 2 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Gates or Barriers
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
UK Parliament Constituency: Camborne and Redruth
Unitary Authority: Cornwall Council
Civil Parish/community: Gwinear-Gwithian
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Gwinear-Gwithian and St Erth
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.