Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Wakefield District (B)
Postcode: WF8 4QD
Route: London North East
Distance: 57 miles 35 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
13 (Extremely Low)
Last assessment: January 2020
Next assessment due:
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 40
Trains per day: 41
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2012), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2012), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2012), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
No Specific Risk Drivers Identified
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
UK Parliament Constituency: Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford
Metropolitan District Ward: Pontefract North
Metropolitan District: Wakefield City Council
European Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
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.