Swedish: Uttryckningspersonal

Rejzko

Senior Member
In the series Hamilton. A blackout occurs in the hospital and then the following message appears on the police computer: "Strömavbrott på Karolinska åtgärdat. Uttryckningspersonal underrättade.” Is uttryckningspersonal (maybe there is a mistake on the screen because I have seen it spelled as "utryckning") the personnel of the emergency ward in the hospital?
 
  • Swedish Anna

    Senior Member
    Swedish, Sweden
    Yes, it's spelled "utryckning". ("De rycker ut".) "Utryckningspersonal" are ambulance staff, fire fighters etc. that go out and help people if there is a fire, accident, or crime. They don't work at the emergency ward.
     
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