Berry & Smith Trucking Ltd

(1 review) 5.0 out of 5
Penticton, BC V2A 3M1
USDOT
13461
Docket
MC1497159, MC141302

Overview

Berry & Smith Trucking Ltd is an active interstate freight carrier based out of Penticton, British Columbia. Berry & Smith Trucking Ltd has been authorized to move property under MC1497159, MC141302 and USDOT 13461 and has been active since June 13, 1994.

Fleet Details

Type Tractors Trailers Trucks
Owned 21 152 0
Leased 61 50 0

Freight types

  • General Freight
  • Metal: Sheets, Coils, Rolls
  • Motor Vehicles
  • Logs, Poles, Beams, Lumber
  • Building Materials
  • Machinery, Large Objects
  • Fresh Produce
  • Intermodal Containers
  • Oilfield Equipment
  • Grain, Feed, Hay
  • Garbage, Refuse, Trash
  • Chemicals
  • Beverages
  • Paper Products
  • Farm Supplies
  • Construction
  • Water Well

Truck types

  • Auto Carrier

Shipment types

  • Full Truckload
MCS-150 Mileage
7,473,311 (2021)
Electronic Tracking
100% of reviewers say the carrier uses electronic tracking

Safety and Insurance

Authorizations

FMCSA authority status
Common Active — 06/13/1994 (28 years, 5 months)
Contract Active — 06/13/1994 (28 years, 5 months)
Common Application Pending
Carrier operation
Interstate
Hazmat
Cargo authorization
Property

Safety Violations

Type Total Severe Out of Service Measure Percentile
Vehicle Maintenance 19 3 5 2.25 19.1%
Unsafe Driving 3 1 0 0.49 5.3%
Hours of Service Compliance 3 0 0 0.05 1.8%
Driver Fitness 0 0 0 0 0%
Controlled Substances 0 0 0 0 0%

Accident Report

Type Last 6 Months 6-12 Months ago 12-24 Months ago Total
Crashes 0 1 0 1
Fatalities 0 0 0 0
Injuries 0 0 0 0
Tow-away 0 1 0 1

Inspections

Type Inspections OOS Inspections OOS Percentage National Average
Driver 72 0 0% 6.47%
Vehicle 41 5 12.2% 21.91%

Insurance Coverage

Insurance type
BIPD (Primary)
Company name
Insurance Corporation Of British Columbia
Policy limit
$5,000,000
Policy number
80069
Effective date
12/01/2011
Address
135 151 West Esplanade, North Vanacouver,, BC, CA, V7M 3H9
Phone
+1-604-443-4450

Insurance type
Cargo
Company name
American Home Assurance Co.
Policy limit
$0
Policy number
450 97 53
Effective date
09/30/2000
Address
503 Carr Road, 3 Rd Floor, Wilmington, DE, US, 19809
Phone
+1-888-609-7046

AR

Verified Broker from Arkansas

September 13, 2022

In my experience, this company has always been...

Timeliness
10/10
Cleanliness
10/10
Communication
10/10

Likes

In my experience, this company has always been reliable when shipping freight. Shipments are handled quickly and with ease. Anyone who is in need of a quality option should definitely consider using Berry & Smith.

Dislikes

As far as my experience with this carrier is concerned, I do not have any improvement needs. They provided excellent customer service and responded quickly.


Lanes
Alamo, TN to Geary, OK
Freight Details
General Freight
Tracking
Offers electronic tracking
Tracking functional