Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Open Crossing (locally monitored by Train Driver)
Location: Owston CP
Postcode: DN5 0LU
Route: London North East
Distance: 68 miles 43 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: April 2020
Next assessment due: July 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 40
Trains per day: 24
25 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Poor Visibility for Aapproaching Road Vehicles
Large Numbers of HGVs
Current protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Metropolitan District: Doncaster Borough Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Doncaster North
Metropolitan District Ward: Norton & Askern
Civil Parish/community: Owston
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.