Focus Carriers Inc

(3 reviews) 5.0 out of 5
Chicago, IL 60626
USDOT
3516784
Docket
MC1165863

Overview

Focus Carriers Inc is an active interstate freight carrier based out of Chicago, Illinois. Focus Carriers Inc has been authorized to move property under MC1165863 and USDOT 3516784 and has been active since April 29, 2021.

Fleet Details

Type Tractors Trailers Trucks
Owned 1 0 0
Leased 8 8 0

Freight types

  • General Freight

Truck types

  • Van

Shipment types

  • Full Truckload
MCS-150 Mileage
393,274 (2021)
Electronic Tracking
100% of reviewers say the carrier uses electronic tracking

Safety and Insurance

Authorizations

FMCSA authority status
Common Active — 04/29/2021 (1 year, 7 months)
Carrier operation
Interstate
Cargo authorization
Property

Safety Violations

Type Total Severe Out of Service Measure Percentile
Vehicle Maintenance 16 5 5 6.92 60.1%
Unsafe Driving 3 0 0 4.58 53.3%
Hours of Service Compliance 7 4 4 1.78 58.3%
Driver Fitness 2 1 2 0.53 45.1%
Controlled Substances 2 1 2 0.5 42.6%

Accident Report

Type Last 6 Months 6-12 Months ago 12-24 Months ago Total
Crashes 1 1 0 2
Fatalities 0 0 0 0
Injuries 0 0 0 0
Tow-away 1 1 0 2

Inspections

Type Inspections OOS Inspections OOS Percentage National Average
Driver 24 6 25% 6.42%
Vehicle 12 4 33.33% 21.85%

Insurance Coverage

Insurance type
BIPD (Primary)
Company name
Knightbrook Insurance Company
Policy limit
$750,000
Policy number
TIEIL000306-01
Effective date
03/31/2022
Address
4751 Wilshire Blvd. Ste 111, Los Angeles, Ca 90010, CA, US, 90010
Phone
+1-888-333-8198

IN

Verified Broker from Indiana

November 09, 2022

Dispatch communicated with us on this run and...

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

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • Consistent Tracking
  • Friendly

Dispatch communicated with us on this run and driver was on time for pick up and delivery


Lanes
Joplin, MO to Florence, KY
Freight Details
General Freight
Tracking
Offers electronic tracking
Tracking functional
IN

Verified Broker from Indiana

November 09, 2022

Dispatcher communicated with us and made sure...

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

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • Consistent Tracking
  • Strong Dispatcher Communication
  • Friendly

Dispatcher communicated with us and made sure driver was on time for all stops.


Lanes
Joplin, MO to Florence, KY
Freight Details
General Freight
Tracking
Offers electronic tracking
Tracking functional
IN

Verified Broker from Indiana

October 03, 2022

Great

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

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • Consistent Tracking
  • Strong Dispatcher Communication
  • Strong Driver Communication
  • Friendly

Driver made the p/u early but was late to the drop due to traffic. He communicated that to me and I passed it on to the receiver. Dispatcher did a great job keeping me updated as well. Both were very friendly and the load tracked throughout


Lanes
Houston, TX to Denton, NC
Freight Details
Machinery, Large Objects
Tracking
Offers electronic tracking
Tracking functional