Swift Transportation Accident History

In the 24-month period prior to December 3, 2017, Swift drivers were reported to have been involved in 2,256 crashes, 657 involving injuries, including 67 deaths. Since 2012, the number of crashes has increased by 50.4%; the number of injuries has increased by 51%; the number of fatalities has increased by 43%.

Company Snapshot

The Truck Accident Attorneys at Fried Rogers Goldberg LLC sue companies like Swift on behalf of injured motorists when the company or its drivers are responsible for an accident.

Truck accident cases make up roughly 75% of our work, and we have established a national reputation as leading attorneys in the field of truck accident litigation.

Contact us today if you or a loved one has been the victim of such an accident.

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

Entity Type: Carrier
Out of Service (Interstate Only): No
Out of Service Date: None
Legal Name: SWIFT TRANSPORTATION CO OF ARIZONA LLC
DBA Name: SWIFT LEASING CO LLC
Physical Address: 2200 SOUTH 75TH AVENUE PHOENIX, AZ 85043
Phone: (800) 800-2200
Mailing Address: PO BOX 29243 PHOENIX, AZ 85038
USDOT Number: 54283
State Carrier ID Number: -
MC or MX Number: MC-136818
DUNS Number: 61-295-799
Power Units: 17,819
Drivers: 21,613
MCS-150 Form Date 01/24/2017
MCS-150 Mileage (Year): 1,918,576,289 (2016)

Operation Classification

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

Carrier Operation

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

Cargo Carried

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

Inspection / Crash Rates

Inspection results for 24 months prior to: 12/03/2017
Total inspections: 42283
Inspections:

Inspection Type Vehicle Driver Hazmat
Inspections 24406 42105 443
Out of Service 3574 429 11
Out of Service % 10.3% 0.9% 4.9%
Nat’l Average % (2007- 2008) 20.72% 5.51% 4.5%
Inspection Type
Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Inspections
24406
42105
443
Inspection Type
Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Out of Service
3574
429
11
Inspection Type
Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Out of Service %
14.6%
1%
2.5%
Inspection Type

Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Nat’l Average % (2007- 2008)
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 67 657 1532 2256
Type
Fatal
Injury
Tow
Total
Crashes
67
657
1532
2256

Safety Rating

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

Rating date: 06/19/2006
Rating: Satisfactory
Review Date: 03/04/2010
Type: Non-Rateable

Recent Crashes

State Reported Crashes within 24 Months, as of 12/03/2017:

Number of State Reported Crashes 2,256
Number of Crashes Resulting in Fatalities 67
Number of Crashes Resulting in Injuries 657
Average Number of Power Units 17,819

Recent Inspections/Moving Violations

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

Number of Driver Inspections 42105
Number of OOS Inspections 429
Number of Moving Violations ...
Number of Drivers 21,613

Vehicle Inspections

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

Number of Vehicle Inspections 24406
Number of OOS Inspections 3574

Example of State Crash Report

State Reported Crashes – Detailed Crash Report
(As of January 22, 2010)

Crash Date & Time: 01/16/2010, 06:15
Report State: TN
Report #: TN0900076091

Carrier Information

Carrier Name SWIFT TRANSPORTATION COMPANY INC
Carrier Address 2200 SOUTH 75TH AVENUE PHOENIX, AZ 85043
US DOT # 54283
MC # 136818
State Census #

Crash Information

# of Fatalities 0
Towaway Yes
# of Injuries 1
# of Vehicles in Crash 2
Crash Date & Time 01/16/2010, 06:15
Report State TN
Location I-40I
Reporting Agency TENNESSEE HIGHWAY PATROL
City -
Officer Badge # 869JW
County FAYETTE
Report # FAYETTE
Crash State TN
Federally Recordable Yes
State Reportable Yes

Crash Environment

Roadway Trafficway TWO-WAY TRAFFICWAY, DIVIDED, UNPROTECTED MEDIAN
Weather Condition NO ADVERSE CONDITIONS
Road Access Control FULL CONTROL
Light Condition DARK – NOT LIGHTED
Road Surface Condition DRY

Driver Information

Age 60
License State IN
Citation Issued Unknown
Valid License Yes

Vehicle Information

Veh. Identification # 4V4NC9TG67N436461
Vehicle Plate # 2JS141
Vehicle License State OK
HM Placards Data not Available
Release of Cargo Data not Available

Vehicle Type

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

The Truck Accident Attorneys

The Truck Accident Attorneys at Fried Rogers Goldberg LLC devote at least 75% of their caseload to representing the victims of accidents involving tractor trailers and other commercial vehicles. Our extensive experience with the laws governing the trucking industry is the reason we are routinely successful at taking on trucking companies when someone is seriously injured.

The Truck Accident Attorneys

The Truck Accident Attorneys at Fried Rogers Goldberg LLC devote at least 95% of their caseload to representing the victims of accidents involving tractor trailers and other commercial vehicles. Our extensive experience with the laws governing the trucking industry is the reason we are routinely successful at taking on trucking companies when someone is seriously injured.

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Millions Recovered

Our team of experienced attorneys have represented individuals who have been seriously injured. We are proud of our track record of success, which sets us apart, and the outstanding reputation we have within our industry.

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