Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers with Obstacle Detection
Location: Balne CP
Route: London North East
Distance: 165 miles 74 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: October 2020
Next assessment due: January 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 125
Trains per day: 151
12 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of HGVs
Current protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
Train signalling protection
Civil Parish/community: Balne
County Council: North Yorkshire County Council
County Council Electoral Division: Osgoldcross
UK Parliament Constituency: Selby and Ainsty
District Council: Selby District Council
District Council Ward: Whitley
European Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
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.