Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers
Location: Porthmadog Community
Distance: 119 miles 73 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: October 2020
Next assessment due: December 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 15
Trains per day: 16
808 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2014), - 6 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:
Crossing is Near a Station
Large Numbers of Users
Current protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
Controlled by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
UK Parliament Constituency: Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Welsh Assembly Constituency: Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Unitary Authority: Gwynedd Council
Welsh Assembly Region: Mid and West Wales
Civil Parish/community: Porthmadog Community
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Porthmadog East
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.