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Motor Carrier Safety Progress Report (as of June 30, 2022)

Motor Carrier Safety Progress Report
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

(as of June 30, 2022)

 

MCMIS SAFETY OUTCOMES*

CY 2019*

CY 2020*

CY 2022*
(Jan. 1, 2022 – Mar. 31, 2022)

CRASHES

● Large Trucks and Buses

156,667

181,181

44,142

       Large Trucks

146,894

168,377

40,393

       Buses

10,137

13,258

3,864

FATALITIES

● Large Trucks and Buses

5,129

5,496

1,227

       Large Trucks

4,927

5,274

1,175

       Buses

224

257

55

INJURIES

● Large Trucks and Buses

77,344

89,873

19,777

       Large Trucks

68,623

78,643

16,743

       Buses

9,167

11,602

3,182

*States are expected to report crash data to FMCSA within 90 days of the crash. Data are considered preliminary for 22 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 OUTPUTS

FY 2020

FY 2021

FY 2022
(Oct 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022)

Federal

State

Total

Federal

State

Total

Federal

State

Total

● Warning Letters

22,686

26,702

20,954

CARRIER INVESTIGATIONS

● Total Investigations Performed

7,350

4,725

12,075

7,563

4,333

11,896

6,214

3,085

9,299

       Hazardous Material (HM) Investigations

341

505

846

342

448

790

366

341

707

       Household Goods Investigations

83

10

93

55

4

59

124

9

133

       Passenger Carrier Investigations

401

212

613

241

181

422

330

142

472

       Motorcoach Investigations

315

105

420

160

90

250

286

90

376

VIOLATIONS CITED DURING INVESTIGATIONS

● Total Number of Acute/Critical Violations

4,716

3,977

8,693

4,887

4,063

8,950

4,117

3,184

7,301

● Average Number of Acute/Critical Violations per Investigation

0.64

0.84

0.72

0.65

0.94

0.75

0.66

1.03

0.79

● Total Number of Non-Acute/Non-Critical Violations

32,280

20,897

53,177

35,668

21,988

57,656

29,474

16,276

45,750

● Average Number of Non-Acute/Non-Critical Violation per Investigation

4.39

4.42

4.40

4.72

5.07

4.85

4.74

5.28

4.92

INVESTIGATION FOLLOW-ON ACTIONS

● Notice of Claims (NOC) *

2,207

343

2,550

2,284

313

2,597

2,447

258

2,705

       Percent Investigations with NOC Issued

30.0%

7.3%

21.1%

30.2%

7.2%

21.8%

39.4%

8.4%

29.1%

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

310

330

375

       Percent Investigations Resulting in Unsat/Unfit OOS Orders

2.6%

2.8%

4.0%

● 90-Day No-Pay OOS Orders

801

473

579

● Carrier Imminent Hazard OOS Orders

0

2

8

● Driver Imminent Hazard OOS Orders

4

18

9

● Conditional Ratings

1,665

1,544

1,446

NEW ENTRANT SAFETY AUDITS

● Total New Entrant Safety Audits

   (Percent Completed on Time)

40,723

(87.8%)

44,389

(86.5%)

45,774

(68.6%)

● New Entrant Pass Rate

91.7%

92.4%

92.5%

● New Entrant OOS Orders (Refusal of Audit/No Contact, 
Expedited Actions, Failure of Safety Audit)

15,755

15,416

16,703

ROADSIDE INSPECTIONS

Total Truck and Bus Inspections

2,727,625

2,877,409

2,140,603

● Trucks

45,197

2,595,821

2,641,018

30,624

2,760,987

2,791,611

52,470

2,019,060

2,071,530

      HM Trucks

2,891

151,192

154,083

4,147

167,513

171,660

4,614

123,925

128,539

● Buses

5,452

81,115

86,607

1,939

83,859

85,798

4,569

64,504

69,073

      Motorcoaches

4,607

9,880

14,487

1,312

9,535

10,847

3,466

7,704

11,170

DRIVER/VEHICLE INSPECTIONS/OOS RATES

Driver

Vehicle

Driver

Vehicle

Driver

Vehicle

● Total Number of Truck Inspections

2,590,262

1,782,223

2,743,511

1,890,358

2,041,268

1,402,396

● Total Number of Bus Inspections

23,739

78,300

21,421

79,526

22,111

62,083

● Truck OOS Rate

5.2%

21.3%

5.9%

21.8%

6.8%

23.0%

● Bus OOS Rate

4.5%

4.7%

4.6%

4.2%

4.4%

5.0%

*Includes both closed and open enforcements; excludes enforcement as a result of an inspection.   Source: All data from Motor Carrier Management Information System (MCMIS), as of April 29, 2022.

Last updated: Thursday, September 22, 2022