FedEx Truck Accident History

 

In the 24-month period prior to December 3, 2017, FedEx Express drivers were reported to have been involved in 1762 crashes, 575 involving injuries, including 41 deaths. From 2012, the number of crashes has increased by 254.5%; the number of injuries has increased by 192%, and the number of fatalities has increased by 273%.

Company Snapshot

The following information reflects content of the FMCSA management information systems as of 12/03/2017.

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Entity Type: Carrier/ Freight Forwarder/Broker
Out of Service (Interstate Only): No
Out of Service Date: None
Legal Name: FEDEX GROUND PACKAGE SYSTEM INC
DBA Name: FEDEX GROUND
Physical Address: 1000 FEDEX DR CORAOPOLIS, PA 15108
Phone: (412) 269-1000
Mailing Address: PO BOX 108 PITTSBURGH, PA 15230-0108
USDOT Number: 265752
State Carrier ID Number: -
MC or MX Number: MC-179059
DUNS Number: 11-913-3494
Power Units: 55,429
Drivers: 78,572
MCS-150 Form Date 02/02/2017
MCS-150 Mileage (Year): 2,154,310,000 (2016)

Operation Classification

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X Auth. For Hire
Exempt For Hire
Private (Property)
Priv. Pass. (Business)
Priv. Pass.(Non-business)
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X Auth. For Hire
Exempt For Hire
Private(Property)
Priv. Pass. (Business)
Priv. Pass.(Non-business)
Migrant
U.S. Mail
Fed. Gov't
State Gov't
Local Gov't
Indian Nation
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Migrant
U.S. Mail
State Gov’t
Local Gov’t
Indian Nation

Carrier Operation

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X Interstate
Intrastate Only (HM)
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X Interstate
Intrastate Only (HM)
Intrastate Only (Non-HM)
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Intrastate Only (Non-HM)

Cargo Carried

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X General Freight
Household Goods
Metal: sheets, coils, rolls
Motor Vehicles
Drive/Tow away
Logs, Poles, Beams, Lumber
Building Materials
Mobile Homes
Machinery, Large Objects
Fresh Produce
Liquids/Gases
Intermodal Cont.
Passengers
Oilfield Equipment
Livestock
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X General Freight
Household Goods
Metal: sheets, coils, rolls
Motor Vehicles
Drive/Tow away
Logs, Poles, Beams, Lumber
Building Materials
Mobile Homes
Machinery, Large Objects
Fresh Produce
Liquids/Gases
Intermodal Cont.
Passengers
Oilfield Equipment
Livestock
Grain, Feed, Hay
Coal/Coke
Meat
Garbage/Refuse
US Mail
Chemicals
Commodities Dry Bulk
Refrigerated Food
Beverages
Paper Products
Utilities
Agricultural/Farm Supplies
Construction
Water Well
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Grain, Feed, Hay
Coal/Coke
Meat
Garbage/Refuse
US Mail
Chemicals
Commodities Dry Bulk
Refrigerated Food
Beverages
Paper Products
Utilities
Agricultural/Farm Supplies
Construction
Water Well

Inspection / Crash Rates

Inspection results for 24 months prior to: 12/03/2017
Total inspections: 4674
Inspections:

Inspection Type Vehicle Driver Hazmat
Inspections 6363 10517 273
Out of Service 825 190 14
Out of Service % 13% 1.8% 5.1%
Nat’l Average % (2009- 2010) 20.72% 5.51% 4.5%
Inspection Type
Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Inspections
6363
10517
273
Inspection Type
Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Out of Service
825
190
14
Inspection Type
Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Out of Service %
13%
1.8%
5.1%
Inspection Type

Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Nat’l Average % (2000- 2010)
20.72%
5.51%
4.5%

Crashes reported to FMCSA by states for 24 months prior to: 12/03/2017:
Crashes:

Type Fatal Injury Tow Total
Crashes 41 575 1146 1762
Type
Fatal
Injury
Tow
Total
Crashes
41
575
1146
1762

Safety Rating

The rating below is current as of: 12/03/2017
Review Information:

Rating date: 09/25/1996
Rating: Satisfactory
Review Date: 10/22/2009
Type: Non-Rateable

Recent Crashes

State Reported Crashes within 30 Months, as of 12/03/2017:

Number of State Reported Crashes 1762
Number of Crashes Resulting in Fatalities 41
Number of Crashes Resulting in Injuries 575
Average Number of Power Units 55,429

Recent Inspections/Moving Violations

(within 24 months, as of 12/03/2017):

Number of Driver Inspections 10517
Number of OOS Inspections 190
Driver OOS Rate (DOR) .018
Number of Moving Violations ...
Number of Drivers 47799

Vehicle Inspections

(within 24 Months, as of 12/03/2017)

Number of Vehicle Inspections 6363
Number of OOS Inspections 825
Vehicle OOS Rate (VOR) 0.13

Example of Minnesota State Crash Report

State Reported Crashes – Detailed Crash Report
(As of December 18, 2009)

Crash Date & Time: 12/08/2009, 09:40
Report State: IL
Report #: IL0007037413

Carrier Information

Carrier Name FEDEX EXPRESS
Carrier Address 3670 HACKS CROSS RD BLDG G 2ND MEMPHIS, TN 38125-8800
US DOT # 86876
MC # 66562
State Census #

Crash Information

# of Fatalities 0
Towaway Yes
# of Injuries 0
# of Vehicles in Crash 2
Crash Date & Time 12/08/2009, 09:40
Report State IL
Location I-55 S/B
Reporting Agency ILLINOIS STATE POLICE DEPT
City DOWNERS GROVE TWP
Officer Badge # 6163
County DU PAGE
Report # IL0007037413
Crash State IL
Federally Recordable Yes
State Reportable No

Crash Environment

Roadway Trafficway TWO-WAY TRAFFICWAY, DIVIDED, POSITIVE BARRIER
Weather Condition SNOW
Road Access Control FULL CONTROL
Light Condition DAYLIGHT
Road Surface Condition DRY

Driver Information

Age 48
License State IL
Citation Issued No
Valid License Yes

Vehicle Information

Veh. Identification # 4V4N22UF5YN245535
Vehicle Plate # 37630HZ
Vehicle License State TN
HM Placards No
Release of Cargo No

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Configuration TRUCK/TRAILER
Cargo Body Type VAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range MORE THAN 26,000 POUNDS

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