US Xpress Truck Accidents

US XpressIn the 24-month period prior to Oct. 18, 2012, US Xpress drivers were reported to have been involved in 583 crashes, 189 involving injuries, including 16 deaths.

Company Snapshot

The information below reflects the content of the FMCSA management information systems as of 02/03/2010.
Entity Type: Carrier
Out of Service (Interstate Only): No Out of Service Date: None
Legal Name: U S XPRESS INC
DBA Name:
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: 6,072 Drivers: 7,484
MCS-150 Form Date: 07/23/2012 MCS-150 Mileage (Year): 631,620,000 (2011)
Operation Classification:
Operation Classification
SAFER Layout
X Auth. For Hire
Exempt For Hire
Private(Property)
Priv. Pass. (Business)
SAFER Layout
Priv. Pass.(Non-business)
Migrant
U.S. Mail
Fed. Gov’t
SAFER Layout
State Gov’t
Local Gov’t
Indian Nation
Carrier Operation:
Carrier Operation
SAFER Layout
X Interstate
SAFER Layout
Intrastate Only (HM)
SAFER Layout
Intrastate Only (Non-HM)
Cargo Carried:
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
SAFER Layout
X Liquids/Gases
Intermodal Cont.
Passengers
Oilfield Equipment
Livestock
X Grain, Feed, Hay
Coal/Coke
Meat
Garbage/Refuse
X US Mail
SAFER Layout
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

Inspections / Crashes within 24 Months as of 10/18/2012.

Inspection results for 24 months prior to: 10/18/2012

Total inspections: 13913

Inspections:

Inspection Type Vehicle Driver Hazmat
Inspections 7057 13865 908
Out of Service 969 275 42
Out of Service % 13.7% 2% 4.6%
Nat’l Average %
(2007- 2008)
20/72% 5.51% 4.5%

Crashes reported to FMCSA by states for 24 months prior to: 10/18/2012

Crashes:

Type Fatal Injury Tow Total
Crashes 16 189 378 583

Safety Rating

Safety Rating within 24 Months:

The rating below is current as of: 10/18/2012

Review Information:

date: 11/14/2007 Review Date: 05/24/2012
Rating: Satisfactory Type: Non-Rateable

Recent Crashes

State Reported Crashes within 30 Months, as of 2/1/2010:

Number of Vehicles Involved in State Reported Crashes 778
Number of Vehicles Involved in Crashes Resulting in Fatalities 17
Number of Vehicles Involved in Crashes Resulting in Injuries 235
Average Number of Power Units 5,898.0

Recent Inspections/Moving Violations

Driver Inspection Results/Moving Violations within 30 Months, as of 2/1/2010:

Number of Driver Inspections 17586 Number of Moving Violations 2440
Number of OOS Inspections 891 Number of Drivers 7549

Vehicle Inspections

Vehicle Inspection Results within 30 Months, as of 2/1/2010:

Number of Vehicle Inspections 8752
Number of OOS Inspections 1241
Vehicle OOS Rate (VOR) 0.142

Example of Last Georgia State Crash Report

Example of Last 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 U S XPRESS INC US DOT # 303024
Carrier Address 4080 JENKINS ROAD
CHATTANOOGA, TN 37421
MC # 188121
State Census #
Crash Information
# of Fatalities 0 # of Injuries 0
Towaway Yes # of Vehicles in Crash 2
Location Reporting Data
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 Citation Issued No
License State Valid License No
Vehicle Information
Identification Hazardous Materials
Veh. Identification # 1FUJBBCK66PU58612 HM Placards No
Vehicle Plate # 2HX287 Release of Cargo No
Vehicle License State OK
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