Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
Location: Wellington CP
Postcode: HR1 3EF
Distance: 45 miles 32 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
3 (Very High)
Last assessment: May 2020
Next assessment due: August 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 90
Trains per day: 92
81 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2014), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of HGVs
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
Unitary Authority: Herefordshire Council
UK Parliament Constituency: North Herefordshire
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Queenswood
Civil Parish/community: Wellington
European Region: West Midlands
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.