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Motor Carrier Safety Progress Report (as of 9/30/12)

MCMIS SAFETY OUTCOMES*CY 2010CY 2011*CY 2012*
(1/1/2012 - 6/30/2012)

CRASHES

Large Trucks and Buses

129,698

129,507

59,163

Large Trucks

116,179

116,350

52,581

Buses

13,947

13,605

6,825

FATALITIES

Large Trucks and Buses

4,217

4,011

1,873

Large Trucks

3,902

3,737

1,758

Buses

327

295

125

INJURIES

Large Trucks and Buses

80,552

78,758

37,595

Large Trucks

64,913

64,010

29,876

 Buses

16,595

15,868

8,298

*States are expected to report crash data to FMCSA within 90 days of the crash. Data are considered preliminary for 18 months to allow for changes. 
Note: Individual subtotals may not add to totals due to the potential for double counting (e.g., crashes involving both a truck and bus).

PROGRAM OUTPUTSFY 2010FY 2011*FY 2012*
FederalStateFederalStateFederalState

Warning Letters

13,32340,94424,126
CARRIER REVIEWS

Total Reviews Performed

12,2817,87411,0867,33612,3407,839

Hazardous Material (HM) Reviews

1,9431,1081,176867908730

Household Goods Reviews

5616292112431

Passenger Carrier Reviews**

1,3074191,2634721,389502

Motorcoach Reviews**

944213859196912213

BY REVIEWS IN PHASED COMPLIANCE SAFETY ACCOUNTABILITY (CSA) STATES

Total Reviews Performed9,9975,3658,8534,98210,1525,537

Full Compliance Reviews/On-Site Comprehensive

8,1164,8844,4603,5312,7402,631

Focused Compliance Reviews

******3,2601,0816,1172,480

BY INVESTIGATIONS IN 100% CSA STATES - AK, CO, DE, GA, KS, NJ, MD, MN, MO, MT

Total Reviews Performed

2,2842,5092,2332,3542,1882,302

On-Site Comprehensive Investigations

365417523802452803

On-Site Focused Investigations

5846129887671,056683

Off-Site Investigations

333356315298233340
INVESTIGATION FOLLOW-ON ACTIONS

Cooperative Safety Plans (CSPs)

429479402

Notice of Claims (NOC)

7,1686,8976,515

Notice of Violations (NOV)

95138205

Unsat/Unfit Out-of-Service (OOS) Orders

1,005912853

90-Day No-Pay OOS Orders

1,5991,6441,554

Imminent Hazard OOS Orders

51048
NEW ENTRANT SAFETY AUDITS

Total New Entrant Safety Audits 
    (Percent Completed on Time)

34,140
(92.5%)
34,273
(87.4%)
34,189 
(89.5%)

New Entrant Pass Rate

72.6%65.0%74.1%
INCREASING SAFETY AND SECURITY AWARENESS

HM Package Inspections

6,6244,7184,809

Security Contact Reviews

1,897905720
ROADSIDE INSPECTIONS
Total Truck and Bus Inspections3,569,3543,601,5333,572,063

Trucks

129,2933,344,525130,8553,355,233127,8243,320,791

HM Trucks

5,375205,4704,967203,6064,033199,676

Buses

12,29483,24211,842103,60311,282112,166

Motorcoaches

9,89015,7918,75020,2358,45027,221
DRIVER/VEHICLE INSPECTIONS/ 
OOS RATES
DriverVehicleDriverVehicleDriverVehicle

Total Number of Truck Inspections

3,424,7242,330,1833,430,5782,330,2913,394,1312,334,281

Total Number of Bus Inspections

46,03382,84454,12095,81061,546101,012

Truck OOS Rate

5.3%20.4%5.0%20.8%4.9%20.8%

Bus OOS Rate

4.9%6.7%5.9%6.9%5.3%6.8%

*Data are considered preliminary for 18 months. 
**Changed to include non-ratable reviews. 
***No interventions of this type for the given year. 
Source: All data from Motor Carrier Management Information System (MCMIS), as of October 26, 2012.

Updated: Monday, January 6, 2014