Dependable Highway Express Inc

(1 review) 1.0 out of 5
Los Angeles, CA 90023
USDOT
9853
Docket
MC139496

Overview

Dependable Highway Express Inc is an active interstate freight carrier based out of Los Angeles, California. Dependable Highway Express Inc has been authorized to move property under MC139496 and USDOT 9853 and has been active since August 24, 1988.

Fleet Details

Type Tractors Trailers Trucks
Owned 402 859 52
Leased 11 423 22

Freight types

  • General Freight
  • Metal: Sheets, Coils, Rolls
  • Building Materials
  • Machinery, Large Objects
  • Liquids/Gases
  • Intermodal Containers
  • Chemicals
  • Commodities Dry Bulk
  • Refrigerated Food
  • Beverages
  • Paper Products
  • Construction

Truck types

  • Van
  • Reefer
  • Box Truck
  • Container
  • Tanker

Shipment types

  • Full Truckload
  • Less than Truckload
MCS-150 Mileage
32,831,121 (2020)
Electronic Tracking
0% of reviewers say the carrier uses electronic tracking

Lanes

This information was provided by Dependable Highway Express Inc

Primary Operating Area Headquarters Terminal

Safety and Insurance

Authorizations

FMCSA authority status
Common Active — 06/12/2000 (22 years, 5 months)
Contract Active — 08/24/1988 (34 years, 3 months)
Carrier operation
Interstate
Hazmat
Cargo authorization
Property

Safety Violations

Type Total Severe Out of Service Measure Percentile
Vehicle Maintenance 412 60 116 1.21 8.2%
Unsafe Driving 28 7 0 0.45 4.8%
Hours of Service Compliance 13 5 0 0.07 2.9%
Driver Fitness 3 1 3 0.01 0%
Controlled Substances 1 1 1 0.02 2.5%

Accident Report

Type Last 6 Months 6-12 Months ago 12-24 Months ago Total
Crashes 3 6 17 26
Fatalities 0 0 0 0
Injuries 4 3 12 19
Tow-away 3 6 17 26

Inspections

Type Inspections OOS Inspections OOS Percentage National Average
Driver 593 4 0.67% 6.47%
Vehicle 1659 110 6.63% 21.91%

Insurance Coverage

Insurance type
BIPD (Primary)
Company name
Ace American Insurance Company
Policy limit
$5,000,000
Policy number
SCA H09042386
Effective date
04/01/2016
Address
436 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA, US, 19106
Phone
+1-800-433-0385

Insurance type
Surety Bond
Company name
American Alternative Insurance Corporation
Policy limit
$0
Policy number
2020090124
Effective date
04/27/2020
Address
555 College Rd E, Princeton, NJ, US, 08540
Phone

CA

Verified Broker from California

May 14, 2021

Services LA -> SFO lane. Can't add anything...

Timeliness
2/10
Communication
1/10

Likes

Services LA -> SFO lane. Can't add anything positive.

Dislikes

Worst LTL carrier I have ever worked with. Turns away drivers for the smallest reasons, doesn't acknowledge receipt of work orders, asks for revisions to DOs much too late.


Lanes
Los Angeles, CA to Mountain View, CA
Freight Details
General Freight
Tracking
Did not use electronic tracking