Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers (locally monitored by CCTV)
Location: Lydney CP
Distance: 133 miles 40 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: March 2019
Next assessment due: June 2021
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 60
Trains per day: 100
221 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 6 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - 9 incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Poor Visibility for Aapproaching Road Vehicles
Crossing is Near a Station
Large Numbers of HGVs
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
CCTV monitoring by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
District Council Ward: Alvington, Aylburton and West Lydney
UK Parliament Constituency: Forest of Dean
District Council: Forest of Dean District Council
County Council: Gloucestershire County Council
Civil Parish/community: Lydney
County Council Electoral Division: Lydney
European Region: South West
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.