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 Date08/01/2017
MCS-150 Mileage (Year):6598,402,005 (2016)

Operation Classification

SAFER Layout
XAuth. For Hire
Exempt For Hire
Private (Property)
Priv. Pass. (Business)
Priv. Pass.(Non-business)
SAFER Layout
XAuth. 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
XGeneral Freight
Household Goods
XMetal: sheets, coils, rolls
XMotor Vehicles
Drive/Tow away
XLogs, Poles, Beams, Lumber
XBuilding Materials
Mobile Homes
XMachinery, Large Objects
XFresh Produce
XLiquids/Gases
Intermodal Cont.
Passengers
Oilfield Equipment
Livestock
SAFER Layout
XGeneral Freight
Household Goods
XMetal: sheets, coils, rolls
XMotor Vehicles
Drive/Tow away
XLogs, Poles, Beams, Lumber
XBuilding Materials
Mobile Homes
XMachinery, Large Objects
XFresh Produce
XLiquids/Gases
Intermodal Cont.
Passengers
Oilfield Equipment
Livestock
XGrain, Feed, Hay
Coal/Coke
Meat
Garbage/Refuse
XUS Mail
XChemicals
XCommodities Dry Bulk
Refrigerated Food
XBeverages
XPaper Products
Utilities
XAgricultural/Farm Supplies
XConstruction
Water Well
SAFER Layout
XGrain, Feed, Hay
Coal/Coke
Meat
Garbage/Refuse
XUS Mail
XChemicals
XCommodities Dry Bulk
Refrigerated Food
XBeverages
XPaper Products
Utilities
XAgricultural/Farm Supplies
XConstruction
Water Well

Inspection / Crash Rates

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

Inspection TypeVehicleDriverHazmat
Inspections645211832554
Out of Service91717314
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:

TypeFatalInjuryTowTotal
Crashes19254494767
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 Crashes767
Number of Crashes Resulting in Fatalities19
Number of Crashes Resulting in Injuries254
Average Number of Power Units5,698

Recent Inspections/Moving Violations

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

Number of Driver Inspections11832
Number of OOS Inspections173
Number of Moving Violations...
Number of Drivers6,857

Vehicle Inspections

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

Number of Vehicle Inspections6452
Number of OOS Inspections917
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 NameUS XPRESS INC
Carrier Address4080 JENKINS ROAD CHATTANOOGA, TN 37421
US DOT #303024
MC #188121
State Census #

Crash Information

# of Fatalities0
TowawayYes
# of Injuries0
# of Vehicles in Crash2
Crash Date & Time01/15/2010, 00:45
Report StateNY
Location-
Reporting Agency-
City-
Officer Badge #0042
CountyERIE
Report #NYSP06943250
Crash StateNY
Federally RecordableYes
State ReportableYes

Crash Environment

Roadway Trafficway-
Weather ConditionOTHER
Road Access Control-
Light ConditionDARK – LIGHTED
Road Surface ConditionWET

Driver Information

Age-
License State-
Citation IssuedNo
Valid LicenseNo

Vehicle Information

Veh. Identification #1FUJBBCK66PU58612
Vehicle Plate #2HX2879
Vehicle License StateOK
HM PlacardsNo
Release of CargoNo

Vehicle Type

Vehicle ConfigurationUNKNOWN HEAVY TRUCK, CANNOT CLASSIFY
Cargo Body TypeVAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range10,001-26,000

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