Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Kinmel Bay and Towyn Community
Distance: 211 miles 79 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: July 2020
Next assessment due: October 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 90
Trains per day: 77
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
UK Parliament Constituency: Clwyd West
Welsh Assembly Constituency: Clwyd West
Unitary Authority: Conwy Council
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Kinmel Bay
Civil Parish/community: Kinmel Bay and Towyn Community
Welsh Assembly Region: North Wales
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.