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unforeseeable

adjective contrary to expectations, improbable, startling, subitaneous, sudden, surprise, unaccountable, unanticipated, uncertain, unexpected, unlooked for, unplanned, unprecedented, unpredicted, unprepared for, unthought of, unusual, unwonted
Associated concepts: unforseeable consequences, unforseeeble events
See also: unpredictable
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An unforeseeable emergency is a severe financial hardship suffered by the participant or beneficiary due to accident or illness of the participant or beneficiary or that person's spouse or dependent.
Currently -- and regrettably -- this is far from unforeseeable.
Unless otherwise excepted, NQDC plans may allow a subsequent election to delay the timing or form of distributions only if the election cannot be effective for at least 12 months after it is made or 12 months before the first scheduled payment; and the plan requires the additional deferral be for a period of not less than five years from the date the payment would otherwise have been made except for distributions on account of death, disability or unforeseeable emergency.
The court added that the city could not establish "proximate cause" because "the claimed harm is the aggregate result of numerous unforeseeable intervening criminal acts by third parties not under defendants' control.
easyCar only offers full refunds for cancellations sparked by "unusual and unforeseeable events" beyond a customers' control, including serious illness, natural disasters, government actions, war, riots or terrorism.
Conflating "risk" with "uncertainty" produces the unintended consequences of contingent and unforeseeable liabilities for market practitioners.
The court ruled that while a hospital must provide adequate security, it cannot be held responsible for the unforeseeable attacks of third parties.
In general, the plan may allow participants to elect to delay payment or change the form of payment if the following conditions are satisfied: (a) the election change cannot be effective until at least 12 months after the date on which the new election is made; (b) the payment must be deferred for a period of at least five years from the date that the payment would otherwise have been made (but this requirement does not apply with respect to elections relating to distributions on account of death, disability, or unforeseeable emergency); and (c) if the participant changes his election relating to a payment to be made at a specified time (or pursuant to a fixed schedule), the election must be made at least 12 months before the date of the first scheduled payment.
In addition, the company is allowing some participants in 457 Deferred Compensation Programs to withdraw funds from their accounts due to these unforeseeable emergencies.
This search for the unforeseeable is a constant in his work--of which we got a good sample in this exhibition of seven video projections.
Of will there be entirely unforeseeable consequences?
The deferral would last until the participant reached age 70, died, became disabled, separated from service, or had an unforeseeable emergency.