FMCSA said that it expects to issue the final rule within the next 30 days.
A lawsuit seeks to block the U.S. DOT from opening the U.S. border to Mexican trucks.
Agents issued order after concluding Gunthers Transport was an “imminent hazard to public safety.”
The fatal crash rate involving large trucks has fallen each year since 2005, according to FMCSA statistics.
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Since Oct. 10, the national average price of diesel has climbed 26.6 cents a gallon.
After three weeks of increases, the national average retail price of diesel rose dipped less than a penny to $3.887.
Compared to October 2010, seasonally adjusted trucking employment is up by 36,600, or 2.9 percent.
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