Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone with Whistleboards
Location: Seaton Valley CP
Route: London North East
Distance: 9 miles 36 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: July 2020
Next assessment due: October 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 30
Trains per day: 8
Infrequent vehicular use
40 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Large Numbers of Users
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
UK Parliament Constituency: Blyth Valley
European Region: North East
Unitary Authority: Northumberland County Council
Civil Parish/community: Seaton Valley
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Seghill with Seaton Delaval
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.