chase up

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w>chase up

vt sep personrankriegen (inf); information etcranschaffen (inf); we’ll have to chase them up a bit (about …)wir werden ihnen ein bisschen Dampf machen müssen (wegen …)
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Problem with appointments It's an annual check up, and every year for the past three years I have had to ring HRI and chase up my appointments, only to be told that it had been sent out to me months before.
If so many people are having to chase up their appointments or are simply missing them, why is no-one trying to solve the problem?