US Xpress Truck Accidents

 

In the 24-month period prior to December 3, 2017, US Xpress drivers were reported to have been involved in 767 crashes, 254 involving injuries, including 19 deaths. Since 2012, the number of crashes has increased by 31.5%; the number of injuries has increased by 34.4%, and the number of fatalities has increased by 18.75%.

Company Snapshot

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

Entity Type: Carrier/Brokerr
Out of Service (Interstate Only): No
Out of Service Date: None
Legal Name: US XPRESS INC
DBA Name: US XPRESS
Physical Address: 4080 JENKINS ROAD CHATTANOOGA, TN 37421
Phone: (423) 510-3000
Mailing Address: 4080 JENKINS ROAD CHATTANOOGA, TN 37421
USDOT Number: 303024
State Carrier ID Number: -
MC or MX Number: MC-188121
DUNS Number: 15-191-5949
Power Units: 5,698
Drivers: 6,857
MCS-150 Form Date 08/01/2017
MCS-150 Mileage (Year): 6598,402,005 (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
Intermodal Cont.
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
Intermodal Cont.
Passengers
Oilfield Equipment
Livestock
X Grain, Feed, Hay
Coal/Coke
Meat
Garbage/Refuse
X US Mail
X Chemicals
X Commodities Dry Bulk
Refrigerated Food
X Beverages
X Paper Products
Utilities
X Agricultural/Farm Supplies
X Construction
Water Well
SAFER Layout
X Grain, Feed, Hay
Coal/Coke
Meat
Garbage/Refuse
X US Mail
X Chemicals
X Commodities Dry Bulk
Refrigerated Food
X Beverages
X Paper Products
Utilities
X Agricultural/Farm Supplies
X Construction
Water Well

Inspection / Crash Rates

Inspection results for 24 months prior to: 12/03/2017
Total inspections:11851
Inspections:

Inspection Type Vehicle Driver Hazmat
Inspections 6452 11832 554
Out of Service 917 173 14
Out of Service % 14.2% 1.5% 2.5%
Nat’l Average % (2007- 2008) 20.72% 5.51% 4.5%
Inspection Type
Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Inspections
6452
11832
554
Inspection Type
Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Out of Service
917
173
14
Inspection Type
Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Out of Service %
14.2%
1.5%
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 19 254 494 767
Type
Fatal
Injury
Tow
Total
Crashes
19
254
494
767

Safety Rating

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

Rating date: 11/14/2007
Rating: Satisfactory
Review Date: 05/26/2016
Type: Non-Rateable

Recent Crashes

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

Number of State Reported Crashes 767
Number of Crashes Resulting in Fatalities 19
Number of Crashes Resulting in Injuries 254
Average Number of Power Units 5,698

Recent Inspections/Moving Violations

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

Number of Driver Inspections 11832
Number of OOS Inspections 173
Number of Moving Violations ...
Number of Drivers 6,857

Vehicle Inspections

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

Number of Vehicle Inspections 6452
Number of OOS Inspections 917
Vehicle OOS Rate (VOR) 0.142

Example of Georgia State Crash Report

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

Crash Date & Time: 01/15/2010, 00:45
Report State: NY
Report #: NYSP06943250

Carrier Information

Carrier Name US XPRESS INC
Carrier Address 4080 JENKINS ROAD CHATTANOOGA, TN 37421
US DOT # 303024
MC # 188121
State Census #

Crash Information

# of Fatalities 0
Towaway Yes
# of Injuries 0
# of Vehicles in Crash 2
Crash Date & Time 01/15/2010, 00:45
Report State NY
Location -
Reporting Agency -
City -
Officer Badge # 0042
County ERIE
Report # NYSP06943250
Crash State NY
Federally Recordable Yes
State Reportable Yes

Crash Environment

Roadway Trafficway -
Weather Condition OTHER
Road Access Control -
Light Condition DARK – LIGHTED
Road Surface Condition WET

Driver Information

Age -
License State -
Citation Issued No
Valid License No

Vehicle Information

Veh. Identification # 1FUJBBCK66PU58612
Vehicle Plate # 2HX2879
Vehicle License State OK
HM Placards No
Release of Cargo No

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Configuration UNKNOWN HEAVY TRUCK, CANNOT CLASSIFY
Cargo Body Type VAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range 10,001-26,000

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