Just as in other societies, the authorities' recommendations for reducing the spread of covid-19 affect both operations and staffing at the Sala facility.
For the inmates, for the time being, stops for permits and visitor bans apply. Possible contact areas are also reduced. However, no cases of covid-19 have been found at the facility yet. Photo: SVT archive
The recommendation to stay home even with minor illness symptoms - and then two symptom-free days - means that staff absenteeism is now estimated to be around 10 percent.
- It's going. The regular staff work overtime, we use our hourly wages and we get priority in the business and allocate our resources. The most important thing is the client-centered work, says Anders Bergh.
But it is important now to think long term, and he thinks there is a good dialogue with other authorities.
In the clip he also tells us if the recruitment situation looks good in the future.