Swift Transportation Accident History

In the 24-month period prior to August 29, 2021, Swift drivers were reported to have been involved in 1,222 crashes, 312 involving injuries, including 31 deaths.

Swift

Company Snapshot

Swift Transportation is an American truckload motor shipping carrier based out of Phoenix, Arizona. It is part of Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc., also based in Arizona, and the fifth largest trucking company in the United States. Swift Transportation operates over 23,000 trucks, and is the largest common carrier in the U.S.

The Truck Accident Attorneys at Fried Goldberg LLC sue companies like Swift on behalf of injured motorists when the company or its drivers are responsible for an accident.

Truck accident cases make up roughly 75% of our work, and we have established a national reputation as leading attorneys in the field of truck accident litigation.

Contact us today if you or a loved one has been the victim of such an accident.

The following information reflects content of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration management information systems as of 08/29/2021.

Inspection / Crash Rates

These numbers show the number of reported crashes from Swift Transportation Co. of Arizona LLC that involved fatalities, injuries, or vehicle towing.
Inspection results for 24 months prior to: 08/29/2021
Total inspections: 20025
Inspections:

Type Fatal Injury Tow Total
Crashes 31 312 879 1222
Type
Fatal
Injury
Tow
Total
Crashes
31
312
879
1222

Crashes reported to FMCSA by states for 24 months prior to: 08/29/2021:
Crashes:

Type Fatal Injury Tow Total
Crashes 67 657 1532 2256
Type
Fatal
Injury
Tow
Total
Crashes
67
657
1532
2256
Vehicle Configuration TRACTOR/SEMI-TRAILER
Cargo Body Type VAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range MORE THAN 26,000 POUNDS

Operation Classification

SAFER Layout
Migrant
U.S. Mail
State Gov’t
Local Gov’t
Indian Nation

SAFER Layout
X General Freight
Household Goods
X Metal: sheets, coils, rolls
X Motor Vehicles
Drive/Tow away
X Logs, Poles, Beams, Lumber
X Building Materials
Mobile Homes
X Machinery, Large Objects
X Fresh Produce
X Liquids/Gases
X Intermodal Cont.
X Passengers
Oilfield Equipment
Livestock
X Grain, Feed, Hay
Coal/Coke
X Meat
Garbage/Refuse
US Mail
X Chemicals
X Commodities Dry Bulk
X Refrigerated Food
X Beverages
X Paper Products
Utilities
Agricultural/Farm Supplies
Construction
Water Well

SAFER Layout
Migrant
U.S. Mail
State Gov’t
Local Gov’t
Indian Nation

Carrier Operation

Here are the types of cargo carried by Swift Transportation Co. of Arizona LLC.

SAFER Layout
X General Freight
Household Goods
X Metal: sheets, coils, rolls
X Motor Vehicles
Drive/Tow away
X Logs, Poles, Beams, Lumber
X Building Materials
Mobile Homes
X Machinery, Large Objects
X Fresh Produce
X Liquids/Gases
X Intermodal Cont.
X Passengers
Oilfield Equipment
Livestock
SAFER Layout
X General Freight
Household Goods
X Metal: sheets, coils, rolls
X Motor Vehicles
Drive/Tow away
X Logs, Poles, Beams, Lumber
X Building Materials
Mobile Homes
X Machinery, Large Objects
X Fresh Produce
X Liquids/Gases
X Intermodal Cont.
X Passengers
Oilfield Equipment
Livestock
X Grain, Feed, Hay
Coal/Coke
X Meat
Garbage/Refuse
US Mail
X Chemicals
X Commodities Dry Bulk
X Refrigerated Food
X Beverages
X Paper Products
Utilities
Agricultural/Farm Supplies
Construction
Water Well
SAFER Layout
X Grain, Feed, Hay
Coal/Coke
X Meat
Garbage/Refuse
US Mail
X Chemicals
X Commodities Dry Bulk
X Refrigerated Food
X Beverages
X Paper Products
Utilities
Agricultural/Farm Supplies
Construction
Water Well

Cargo Carried


SAFER Layout
X General Freight
Household Goods
X Metal: sheets, coils, rolls
X Motor Vehicles
Drive/Tow away
X Logs, Poles, Beams, Lumber
X Building Materials
Mobile Homes
X Machinery, Large Objects
X Fresh Produce
X Liquids/Gases
X Intermodal Cont.
X Passengers
Oilfield Equipment
Livestock
SAFER Layout
X General Freight
Household Goods
X Metal: sheets, coils, rolls
X Motor Vehicles
Drive/Tow away
X Logs, Poles, Beams, Lumber
X Building Materials
Mobile Homes
X Machinery, Large Objects
X Fresh Produce
X Liquids/Gases
X Intermodal Cont.
X Passengers
Oilfield Equipment
Livestock
X Grain, Feed, Hay
Coal/Coke
X Meat
Garbage/Refuse
US Mail
X Chemicals
X Commodities Dry Bulk
X Refrigerated Food
X Beverages
X Paper Products
Utilities
Agricultural/Farm Supplies
Construction
Water Well
SAFER Layout
X Grain, Feed, Hay
Coal/Coke
X Meat
Garbage/Refuse
US Mail
X Chemicals
X Commodities Dry Bulk
X Refrigerated Food
X Beverages
X Paper Products
Utilities
Agricultural/Farm Supplies
Construction
Water Well

Safety Rating

The rating below is current as of: 08/29/2021
Review Information:

Vehicle Configuration TRACTOR/SEMI-TRAILER
Cargo Body Type VAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range MORE THAN 26,000 POUNDS

Recent Crashes

State Reported Crashes within 24 Months, as of 08/29/2021:

Vehicle Configuration TRACTOR/SEMI-TRAILER
Cargo Body Type VAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range MORE THAN 26,000 POUNDS

Recent Inspections/Moving Violations

(within 24 months, as of 08/29/2021)

Vehicle Configuration TRACTOR/SEMI-TRAILER
Cargo Body Type VAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range MORE THAN 26,000 POUNDS

Vehicle Inspections

(within 24 Months, as of 08/29/2021)

Number of Vehicle Inspections 11367
Number of OOS Inspections 1686

Example of State Crash Report

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

Vehicle Configuration TRACTOR/SEMI-TRAILER
Cargo Body Type VAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range MORE THAN 26,000 POUNDS

Carrier Information

Vehicle Configuration TRACTOR/SEMI-TRAILER
Cargo Body Type VAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range MORE THAN 26,000 POUNDS

Crash Information

Vehicle Configuration TRACTOR/SEMI-TRAILER
Cargo Body Type VAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range MORE THAN 26,000 POUNDS

Crash Environment

Vehicle Configuration TRACTOR/SEMI-TRAILER
Cargo Body Type VAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range MORE THAN 26,000 POUNDS

Driver Information

Vehicle Configuration TRACTOR/SEMI-TRAILER
Cargo Body Type VAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range MORE THAN 26,000 POUNDS

Vehicle Information

Vehicle Configuration TRACTOR/SEMI-TRAILER
Cargo Body Type VAN/ENCLOSED BOX
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight Range MORE THAN 26,000 POUNDS

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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