Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Minature Stop Lights
Location: Gateshead District (B)
Route: London North East
Distance: 6 miles 34 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: August 2020
Next assessment due: November 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 65
Trains per day: 98
29 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
Gates or stiles
UK Parliament Constituency: Blaydon
Metropolitan District: Gateshead Borough Council
European Region: North East
Metropolitan District Ward: Ryton, Crookhill and Stella
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.