fall-back position

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fall-back position

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If you are going to have any successful negotiation, you have got to have a fall-back position, which the other side understands and believes is credible," King said in a BBC radio interview to mark 10 years since the start of the global financial crisis.
So the fall-back position is "listening" to the pay review bodies that still have to recommend increases for other groups.
As a fall-back position he is also in talks with colleagues in the House of Lords to see if key parts of the Bill could be >added to the Neighbourhood Planning Bill currently going through Parliament.
Duterte has hinted ever so subtly he has already in mind a fall-back position, a way out for him should the clamor against the Libingan burial become so intense.
Boro chairman Colin Henderson had prepared a fall-back position of applying to join the Conference - but that would have been pointless had the hastily patched up consortium not agreed to every condition to prevent liquidation.
Although president Kiir did not name the states in the conflict regions which selected women for the governorship positions, it was clear that some of the men who were appointed in the new states of greater Upper Nile region were not the first choices of the people, but served as a fall-back position selected by the president.
At our meeting, you indicated that the use of the existing fire station at Upton would be your fall-back position if planning permission was not granted and went on to suggest your case for very special circumstances would be based on the need to rationalise facilities due to financial pressure whilst maintaining response times to emergency call-outs, the inadequacy of existing facilities and the lack of feasible alternative sites.
Health and safety is always there as a fall-back position.
The Taoiseach was getting briefed by the Central Bank that he needed a fall-back position whereby the A rmy may have to surround banks to protect them because we could literally run out of money.
He has to therefore push the fall-back position of federalism.
In this study women's economic empowerment in the form of their increased access to economic resource like paid employment will be examined in the light of Agarwal's (1997) Bargaining Model and it will be analysed whether women's access to such economic activities will improve their fall-back position and associated bargaining power within the household.
He has no fall-back position left and has run out of reasonable choices.