Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Minature Stop Lights
Location: Royston CP
Postcode: SG8 9NU
Route: London North East
Distance: 44 miles 19 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: March 2020
Next assessment due: June 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 90
Trains per day: 155
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 3 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Current protection arrangements:
Gates or Barriers
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
European Region: Eastern
County Council: Hertfordshire County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: North East Hertfordshire
District Council: North Hertfordshire District Council
Civil Parish/community: Royston
County Council Electoral Division: Royston
District Council Ward: Royston Heath
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.