UPS Truck Accident Statistics

 

In the 24-month period prior to December 3, 2017, UPS drivers were reported to have been involved in 2,003 crashes, 689 involving injuries, including 49 deaths. Since 2012, the number of crashes has increased by 38%; the number of injures has increased by 27%, and the number of fatalities has increased by 25.6%.

Company Snapshot

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: UNITED PARCEL SERVICE INC
DBA Name: UPS
Physical Address: 55 GLENLAKE PKY NE ATLANTA, GA 30328-3474
Phone: (404) 828- 3676
Mailing Address: 55 GLENLAKE PKY NE ATLANTA, GA 30328-3474
USDOT Number: 21800
State Carrier ID Number: -
MC or MX Number: MC-115495
MC-116200
MC-63063
DUNS Number: 17-568-9926
Power Units: 120,246
Drivers: 99,999
MCS-150 Form Date 10/10/2012
MCS-150 Mileage (Year): 62,682,685,602(2016)

Operation Classification

SAFER Layout
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

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

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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
SAFER Layout
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
SAFER Layout
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: 10138
Inspections:

Inspection Type Vehicle Driver Hazmat
Inspections 6806 10060 191
Out of Service 542 79 7
Out of Service % 8% 0.8% 3.7%
Nat’l Average % (2007- 2008) 20.72% 5.51% 4.5%
Inspection Type
Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Inspections
6806
10060
191
Inspection Type
Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Out of Service
542
79
7
Inspection Type
Vehicle
Driver
Hazmat
Out of Service %
8%
0.8%
3.7%
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 49 689 1265 2003
Type
Fatal
Injury
Tow
Total
Crashes
49
689
1265
2003

Safety Rating

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

Rating date: 08/03/1999
Rating: Satisfactory
Review Date: 05/11/2017
Type: Non-Rateable

Recent Crashes

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

Number of State Reported Crashes 2003
Number of Crashes Resulting in Fatalities 49
Number of Crashes Resulting in Injuries 689
Average Number of Power Units 120,246

Recent Inspections/Moving Violations

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

Number of Driver Inspections 10060
Number of OOS Inspections 79
Number of Moving Violations ...
Number of Drivers 99,999

Vehicle Inspections

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

Number of Vehicle Inspections 6806
Number of OOS Inspections 542

Example of Georgia State Crash Report

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

Crash Date & Time: 01/20/2010, 17:54
Report State: NC
Report #: NC0102770959

Carrier Information

Carrier Name UPS
Carrier Address 55 GLENLAKE PKY NE ATLANTA, GA 30328-3474
US DOT # 21800
MC # 115495
State Census #

Crash Information

# of Fatalities 0
Towaway Yes
# of Injuries 0
# of Vehicles in Crash 4
Crash Date & Time 01/20/2010, 17:54
Report State NC
Location 1
Reporting Agency North Carolina State Highway Patrol
City RALEIGH
Officer Badge # 1868
County WAKE
Report # NC0102770959
Crash State NC
Federally Recordable Yes
State Reportable Yes

Crash Environment

Roadway Trafficway TWO-WAY TRAFFICWAY, DIVIDED, UNPROTECTED MEDIAN
Weather Condition NO ADVERSE CONDITIONS
Road Access Control NO CONTROL
Light Condition DARK – LIGHTED
Road Surface Condition DRY

Driver Information

Age 50
License State NC
Citation Issued Unknown
Valid License Yes

Vehicle Information

Veh. Identification # 2HSCDAPR57C423632
Vehicle Plate # 995255
Vehicle License State IN
HM Placards No
Release of Cargo No

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

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