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DEPENDABLE HIGHWAY EXPRESS INC

  • 9853
  • 2555 E OLYMPIC BLVD
    LOS ANGELES, CA 90023
  • 487
  • 658
  • 1,630

Safety Rating & OOS Rates

(As of 01/20/2021 updated daily from SAFER )

SATISFACTORY
( 02/14/1989)

Out of Service Rates

Type OOS % National Avg %
Vehicle 6.7 20.7
Driver 0.9 5.1
Hazmat 2.8 4.4

Licensing and Insurance

(As of 01/20/2021 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 December 18, 2020

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Vehicle Maintenance

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On-Road Performance

1.18 How is the measure calculated?

Safety Event Group: 501+ relevant vehicle inspections

Investigation Results

No Acute/Critical Violations Discovered

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Carrier Measure Over Time

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Measure 1.21 1.14 1.12 1.11 1.16 1.18
Measure 0 0 0 0 0 0

Violation Summary

Vehicle Maint. Violations: 422

Violations Description # Violations # OOS Violations Violation Severity Weight
396.3(a)(1) Inspection, repair and maintenance of parts and accessories 59 3 2
396.3A1BL Brake system pressure loss 40 4 4
393.9 Inoperable Required Lamp 31 7 2
393.45(b)(2) Brake hose or tubing chafing and/or kinking 26 12 4
393.75(a)(3) Tire-flat and/or audible air leak 24 24 8
393.47(e) Clamp or Roto type brake out-of-adjustment 20 0 4
393.11 No or defective lighting devices or reflective material as required 18 3 3
393.207(a) Axle positioning parts defective/missing 16 5 7
396.3A1B Brakes (general) Explain: 15 1 4
396.5B-HWSLIW Hubs - Wheel seal leaking - inner wheel 14 2 2
393.55(e) No or Defective ABS Malfunction Indicator Lamp for trailer manufactured after 03/01/1998 12 0 4
393.9TS Inoperative turn signal 12 6 6
393.45 Brake tubing and hose adequacy 11 8 4
393.45B2UV Brake Hose or Tubing Chafing and/or Kinking Under Vehicle 8 6 4
392.2WC Wheel (Mud) Flaps missing or defective 6 0 1
393.45UV Brake Tubing and Hose Adequacy Under Vehicle 6 1 4
393.75(a)(1) Tire-ply or belt material exposed 6 5 8
393.75(c) Tire-other tread depth less than 2/32 of inch measured in a major tread groove 6 0 8
393.53(b) CMV manufactured after 10/19/94 has an automatic airbrake adjustment system that fails to compensate for wear 5 0 4
393.95(a) No/discharged/unsecured fire extinguisher 5 0 2
396.5(b) Oil and/or grease leak 5 0 3
396.5B-HLIW Hubs - Oil and/or Grease Leaking from hub - inner wheel 5 1 2
393.205(c) Wheel fasteners loose and/or missing 4 0 2
393.209(d) Steering system components worn, welded, or missing 4 1 6
393.75(h) Tire underinflated 4 3 3
393.95(f) No / insufficient warning devices 4 0 2
393.45B2PC Brake Hose or Tubing Chafing and/or Kinking - Connection to Power Unit 3 1 4
393.60(c) Damaged or discolored windshield 3 0 1
393.75(a)(2) Tire-tread and/or sidewall separation 3 1 8
393.75(a)(4) Tire-cut exposing ply and/or belt material 3 1 8
392.9(a)(2) Failing to secure vehicle equipment 2 2 1
393.11LR No Lower rear retroreflective sheeting or reflex reflective materials as required for vehicles manufactured after December 1993 2 0 3
393.11TT Truck-Tractor with No retroreflective sheeting or reflex reflective material on vehicle manufactured after July 1997 2 0 3
393.201(c) Frame rail flange improperly bent/cut/notched other than by vehicle manufacturer 2 0 2
393.207(f) Air suspension pressure loss 2 1 7
393.25(e) Lamp not steady burning 2 0 6
393.25(f) Stop lamp violations 2 1 6
393.48(a) Inoperative/defective brakes 2 1 4
393.83(a) Exhaust system location 2 0 1
393.9T Inoperable tail lamp 2 1 6
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 2 2 0
396.5B-HLOW Hubs - oil and/or Grease Leaking from hub - outer wheel 2 1 2
393.11N No retroreflective sheeting or reflex reflective materials as required for vehicles manufactured after December 1993 1 0 3
393.201(a) Frame cracked / loose / sagging / broken 1 1 2
393.201(d) Frame accessories improperly attached 1 0 2
393.23 Required lamp not powered by vehicle electric 1 1 2
393.30 Improper battery installation 1 0 3
393.45(d) Brake connections with leaks or constrictions 1 0 4
393.45DLPC Brake Connections with Leaks - Connection to Power Unit 1 0 4
393.45DLUV Brake Connections with Leaks Under Vehicle 1 0 4
393.47(a) Inadequate brakes for safe stopping - Brake Lining condition 1 1 4
393.50(d) No/Defective air reservoir drain valve 1 0 4
393.60EWS Windshield - Obstructed 1 0 1
393.70 Fifth wheel 1 0 3
393.70(b) Defective/improper fifth wheel assemblies 1 0 3
393.95(b) No spare fuses as required 1 0 2
393.9H Inoperable head lamps 1 0 6
396.3A1DSYE Drive Shaft Yoke Ends Cracked / Loose / Broken / Missing 1 0 3
396.3A1T Tires (general) 1 0 8
396.5A-HNLOW Hubs - No visible or measurable lubricant showing in the hub - outer wheel 1 0 2
396.5B-HWSLOW Hubs - Wheel seal leaking - outer wheel 1 0 2
396.9(d)(2) Failure to correct defects noted on previous inspection report 1 0 4

Inspection History

Vehicle Inspections: 1,508

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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 1,824 2,628 3,119
TotW TiW
=
3,119 2,628
= 1.18
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*** 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

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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)
  • 1,630
    • 1,284
    • 346
  • : 24

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Enforcement Cases

(Six years as of 01/20/2021 updated monthly from FMCSA )

No penalties found

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