Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Dinas Powys Community
Distance: 3 miles 55 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
Last assessment: March 2021
Next assessment due: June 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 50
Trains per day: 130
328 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - 1 incident since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of Users
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or stiles
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Dinas Powys
Civil Parish/community: Dinas Powys Community
Welsh Assembly Region: South Wales Central
UK Parliament Constituency: Vale of Glamorgan
Welsh Assembly Constituency: Vale of Glamorgan
Unitary Authority: Vale of Glamorgan Council
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.