Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Minature Stop Lights
Location: Penistone CP
Postcode: S36 7GA
Route: London North East
Distance: 11 miles 72 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: October 2020
Next assessment due: January 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 50
Trains per day: 36
4 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2014), - 4 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Aug-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or Barriers
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
Metropolitan District: Barnsley Borough Council
Civil Parish/community: Penistone
UK Parliament Constituency: Penistone and Stocksbridge
Metropolitan District Ward: Penistone West
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.