Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Gateshead District (B)
Route: London North East
Distance: 4 miles 18 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: August 2020
Next assessment due: November 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 65
Trains per day: 105
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
UK Parliament Constituency: Blaydon
Metropolitan District Ward: Blaydon
Metropolitan District: Gateshead Borough Council
European Region: North East
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.