For those of you that have never seen it, here is Section 9.13 aka the 70% Rule for B-men:
For those of you that have never seen it, here is the entire document called the Coastwise Rules Covering Registration and Deregistration. (It takes a while to load, it is a big file)
It is not that complicated, each month the Local posts a list of the B-men hours that shows the 70% number.
If you are below the 70% number you have to supply an excuse to the JPLRC. You have to do this every month, even if it is the same reason.
Learn to play the game, if you want to keep your job, and do not depend on anyone else to cover your ass.