requiring prompt action

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The plight of kindergarten employees was singled out as an issue requiring prompt action to reorganise their profession and specify their work, thus preserving their rights.
requiring prompt action," such as "a fire or bomb scare.
The central issue here is the definition of emergency: While emergencies generally are thought of as events of a nature or type that have happened in the past or are reasonably expected to happen in the future, some courts have defined them much more narrowly, as "unexpected serious occurrences requiring prompt actions.