Crossing Type: Public Station Footpath or Barrow Crossing with Minature Stop lights
Location: Neath Community
Distance: 208 miles 26 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: March 2013
Next assessment due: June 2016
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 35 mph
Trains per day: 96
15 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2013), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Deliberate misuse or user error
Crossing is near station
Current protection arrangements:
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
UK Parliament Constituency: Neath
Welsh Assembly Constituency: Neath
Civil Parish/community: Neath Community
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Neath North
Unitary Authority: Neath Port Talbot Council
Welsh Assembly Region: South Wales West
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.