Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Dunston CP
Route: London North West
Distance: 25 miles 27 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
3 (Very High)
Last assessment: September 2014
Next assessment due: December 2016
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 125 mph
Trains per day: 265
12 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of users
Low Sighting Time
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
County Council Electoral Division: Brewood
Civil Parish/community: Dunston
District Council Ward: Penkridge North East and Acton Trussell
District Council: South Staffordshire District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Stafford
County Council: Staffordshire County Council
European Region: West Midlands
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.