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Empire Transport

Unclaimed
Interstate
(1 review) 4.8 out of 5
Mesa, AZ 85210
USDOT
44064
Docket
MC164259

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Carrier Ratings

Cleanliness
9.0
Communication
10.0
Timeliness
9.0

Overview

Empire Southwest is a family-owned business founded in 1950 as Empire Machinery. Throughout our three generations of private ownership, we have increased community involvement, established our corporate values, formed new technology alliances, and expanded our territory to include Arizona, Nevada, and parts of Eastern and Southeastern California.

Fleet Details

Type Tractors Trailers Trucks
Owned 87 197 606
Leased 0 0 0

Freight

  • General Freight
  • Motor Vehicles
  • Driveaway / Towaway
  • Machinery, Large Objects
  • Liquids/Gases
  • Passengers
  • Construction

Truck Types

  • Deck
  • Auto Carrier
  • Oversized
  • Flatbed

Shipment Types

  • Full Truckload
MCS-150 Mileage
13,550,000 (2023)
Electronic Tracking
0% of reviewers say the carrier uses electronic tracking

Lanes

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Primary Operating Area Headquarters

Compliance

Authorizations

FMCSA authority status
Common Active — 02/21/2007 (17 years, 3 months)
Contract Active — 01/29/1985 (39 years, 3 months)
Carrier operation
Interstate
Hazmat
Cargo authorization
Property

Safety Violations

Type Total Severe Out of Service Measure Percentile
Vehicle Maintenance 48 4 17 1.03 6.9%
Unsafe Driving 7 2 0 0.11 0.6%
Hours of Service Compliance 10 0 0 0.02 0.3%
Driver Fitness 2 1 2 0.04 3.8%
Controlled Substances 0 0 0 0 0%

Accident Report

Type Last 6 Months 6-12 Months ago 12-24 Months ago Total
Fatalities 0 1 0 1
Injuries 0 0 2 2
Tow-away 2 3 8 13
Crash Reports 2 3 8 13

Inspections

Type Inspections OOS Inspections OOS Percentage National Average
Driver 420 2 0.48% 6.67%
Vehicle 234 13 5.56% 22.26%

Insurance Coverage

Insurance type
BIPD (Excess)
Company name
Rockhill Insurance Company
Policy limit
$5,000,000
Policy number
UMBR009066-03
Effective date
07/01/2016

Insurance type
BIPD (Primary)
Company name
Ace American Insurance Company
Policy limit
$2,000,000
Policy number
ISAH25552635
Effective date
07/01/2021

Insurance type
Cargo
Company name
Onebeacon America Insurance Company
Policy limit
$0
Policy number
790-00-75-00
Effective date
07/01/2009

Insurance type
Surety Bond
Company name
Merchants Bonding Company ( Mutual)
Policy limit
$0
Policy number
AZ5335017
Effective date
11/02/2020

OH

Verified Broker from Ohio

December 27, 2021

“Full Truckload from Latrobe, PA to Akron, OH”

Timeliness
9/10
Cleanliness
9/10
Communication
10/10

Likes

This carrier communicated where driver was, sent BOL and pod quickly.

Dislikes

I enjoyed working with them and would use them in the future for more loads.


Lanes
Latrobe, PA to Akron, OH
Freight Details
General Freight
Tracking
Did not use electronic tracking