[QUOTE=techskip;Those standards were again lowered around 2005 when a new attendance system was implemented and individuals were fired in droves. [/QUOTE]
This is just flat out incorrect. There was no new attendance system implemented. What happened was the attendance system in place for DECADES was finally enforced.
I think most people in the real world would be SHOCKED to see how lenient the attendance policy for DLR truly is.