For your protection, your login session will expire in 0:00, do you wish extend your session or logout?
FMCSA - Federal Motor Carrier Safety Adminstration

CSA - Compliance, Safety, Accountability

Working Together for Safety.


SMS - Safety Measurement System SMS - Safety Measurement System

DEPENDABLE HIGHWAY EXPRESS INC

  • 9853
  • 2555 E OLYMPIC BLVD
    LOS ANGELES, CA 90023
  • 487
  • 658
  • 1,734

Safety Rating & OOS Rates

(As of 11/28/2022 updated daily from SAFER )

SATISFACTORY
( 02/14/1989)

Out of Service Rates

Type OOS % National Avg %
Vehicle 6.5 21.4
Driver 0.7 6.0
Hazmat 3.5 4.5

Licensing and Insurance

(As of 11/28/2022 updated hourly from L&I )

Active For-Hire Authority
Type Yes/No MC#/MX#
Property Yes MC-139496
Passenger No
Household Goods No
Broker Yes MC-139496

BASIC Status (Public Property Carrier View) FAST Act of 2015

Behavior Analysis & Safety Improvement Categories (BASICs) Based on a 24-month record ending October 28, 2022

Select a BASIC icon above to get details, or view your Complete SMS Profile.

Vehicle Maintenance

More Info

On-Road Performance

1.27 How is the measure calculated?

Safety Event Group: 501+ relevant vehicle inspections

Investigation Results

No Acute/Critical Violations Discovered

Expand Graph

Carrier Measure Over Time

  • Trends

This graph displays a carrier’s measure based on 24 months of on-road performance. Zero indicates the best performance. To see how the measure is calculated click here. To see how the measure relates to percentile click here. Expand for more information.

  • 2
  • 1.5
  • 1
  • 0.5
  • 0
  • -0.5
  • May 27
  • Jun 24
  • Jul 29
  • Aug 26
  • Sep 30
  • Oct 28
  • 2022
  • 2022
  • 2022
  • 2022
  • 2022
  • 2022
  May 27 2022 Jun 24 2022 Jul 29 2022 Aug 26 2022 Sep 30 2022 Oct 28 2022
Measure 1.20 1.26 1.29 1.27 1.24 1.27
Measure 0 0 0 0 0 0

Violation Summary

Vehicle Maint. Violations: 425

Violations Description # Violations # OOS Violations Violation Severity Weight
396.3A1BL Brake system pressure loss 47 4 4
396.3(a)(1) Inspection, repair and maintenance of parts and accessories 46 3 2
396.3A1B Brakes (general) Explain: 33 0 4
393.9 Inoperable Required Lamp 31 6 2
393.75(a)(3) Tire-flat and/or audible air leak 28 28 8
393.45(b)(2) Brake hose or tubing chafing and/or kinking 20 5 4
393.47(e) Clamp or Roto type brake out-of-adjustment 19 0 4
393.45 Brake tubing and hose adequacy 17 15 4
393.9TS Inoperative turn signal 16 8 6
393.9(a) Inoperative Brake Lamps 13 10 6
393.207(a) Axle positioning parts defective/missing 11 2 7
393.45(d) Brake connections with leaks or constrictions 11 1 4
392.2WC Wheel (Mud) Flaps missing or defective 9 0 1
393.45B2UV Brake Hose or Tubing Chafing and/or Kinking Under Vehicle 8 3 4
393.53(b) CMV manufactured after 10/19/94 has an automatic airbrake adjustment system that fails to compensate for wear 8 0 4
393.75(c) Tire-other tread depth less than 2/32 of inch measured in a major tread groove 8 1 8
393.95(a) No/discharged/unsecured fire extinguisher 8 0 2
393.207(f) Air suspension pressure loss 6 6 7
393.11 No or defective lighting devices or reflective material as required 5 0 3
393.45B2PC Brake Hose or Tubing Chafing and/or Kinking - Connection to Power Unit 5 1 4
393.55(e) No or Defective ABS Malfunction Indicator Lamp for trailer manufactured after 03/01/1998 5 0 4
396.3(a)1BOS BRAKES OUT OF SERVICE: The number of defective brakes is equal to or greater than 20 percent of the service brakes on the vehicle or combination 5 5 0
393.48(a) Inoperative/defective brakes 4 1 4
393.9H Inoperable head lamps 4 0 6
393.9T Inoperable tail lamp 4 1 6
396.5(b) Oil and/or grease leak 4 0 3
396.5B-HWSLIW Hubs - Wheel seal leaking - inner wheel 4 0 2
393.30 Improper battery installation 3 0 3
393.43 No/improper breakaway or emergency braking 3 0 4
393.70(c) Defective coupling devices for full trailer 3 3 3
393.75(a)(2) Tire-tread and/or sidewall separation 3 1 8
393.11TT Truck-Tractor with No retroreflective sheeting or reflex reflective material on vehicle manufactured after July 1997 2 0 3
393.205(a) Wheel/rim cracked or broken 2 2 2
393.207(b) Adjustable axle locking pins missing or not engaged 2 2 7
393.45DLUV Brake Connections with Leaks Under Vehicle 2 0 4
393.50(d) No/Defective air reservoir drain valve 2 0 4
393.75(a)(4) Tire-cut exposing ply and/or belt material 2 2 8
393.95(f) No / insufficient warning devices 2 0 2
396.9(d)(2) Failure to correct defects noted on previous inspection report 2 0 4
392.22(b) Failure to place or improper placement of warning devices on the road surface 1 0 2
393.11LR No Lower rear retroreflective sheeting or reflex reflective materials as required for vehicles manufactured after December 1993 1 0 3
393.11RT Retroreflective material not affixed as required for trailers manufactured after December 1993 1 0 3
393.13(a) Retroreflective tape not affixed as required for Trailers manufactured prior to December 1993 1 0 3
393.205(c) Wheel fasteners loose and/or missing 1 0 2
393.209(d) Steering system components worn, welded, or missing 1 0 6
393.48A-BMBC All Brakes - Missing or Broken Components including Pad Retaining Components and loose or missing caliper mounting bolt(s) 1 0 4
393.60EWS Windshield - Obstructed 1 0 1
393.67(c)(7) Fuel tank fill pipe cap missing 1 1 1
393.70(d)(8) Improper safety chain attachment 1 0 3
393.70B1I Defective latching fasteners - Fasteners on either side of the vehicle are missing or ineffective 1 1 3
393.75(a)(1) Tire-ply or belt material exposed 1 0 8
393.75(b) Tire-front tread depth less than 4/32 of inch on a major tread groove 1 0 8
393.78 Windshield wipers inoperative/defective 1 1 1
396.3A1DSYE Drive Shaft Yoke Ends Cracked / Loose / Broken / Missing 1 0 3
396.5B-HLIW Hubs - Oil and/or Grease Leaking from hub - inner wheel 1 1 2
396.5B-HLOW Hubs - oil and/or Grease Leaking from hub - outer wheel 1 1 2
396.7 Unsafe operations forbidden 1 1 3

Inspection History

Vehicle Inspections: 1,639

Please select to view your Inspection History. You can also sort your data by Date, Report Number, Vehicle Type, etc.

(or)
Report Vehicle Measure = Sum of the Total Weight (TotW) Sum of the Time Weight (TiW)
Inspection Date Number State Plate Number Plate State Type Severity Weight
(SW)
Time Weight
(TiW)
Total Weight
(TotW)
Sum of measure weights Sum of measure weights 1,963 2,890 3,678
TotW TiW
=
3,678 2,890
= 1.27
More Info

*** The sum of all violation severity weights (violation weight + out-of-service) for this inspection has been capped at 30.

Investigation Results

Vehicle Maint. Acute/Critical Violations: 0

This carrier has no Vehicle Maintenance Acute/Critical Violations to display.

Summary of Activities

The summary includes information on the 5 most recent investigations and 24 months of inspections and crash history.

  • 9/2/1988 (Safety Review)
  • 1,734
    • 1,422
    • 312
  • : 28

*Crashes listed represent a motor carrier’s involvement in reportable crashes, regardless of the carrier’s or driver’s role in the crash. Continue for details.

Continue for more Crash, Inspection & Investigation Details

Enforcement Cases

(Six years as of 11/28/2022 updated monthly from FMCSA )

No penalties found

Tools/Resources

SMS Methodology How to Improve Request a Data Review
For U.S. DOT# 9853
Complete SMS Profile Carrier History Downloads