Crossing Type: Public Station Footpath or Barrow Crossing with Minature Stop lights
Location: Bridgend Community
Distance: 190 miles 53 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
12 (Very Low)
Last assessment: February 2013
Next assessment due: May 2016
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 60 mph
Trains per day: 144
Infrequent Pedestrian Use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Crossing is near station
Deliberate misuse or user error
Current protection arrangements:
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
UK Parliament Constituency: Bridgend
Welsh Assembly Constituency: Bridgend
Civil Parish/community: Bridgend Community
Unitary Authority: Bridgend Council
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Morfa
Welsh Assembly Region: South Wales West
European Region: Wales
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.