VRI

Implementing Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) Services

Features and Benefits of Video Remote Interpreting (VRI): Video remote interpreting (VRI) is a modern, technologically advanced take on providing interpretation services for limited English proficient (LEP) or deaf individuals. VRI is a remote interpretation service that uses telecommunication software to connect individuals with an interpreter via the internet. It facilitates effective communication without the…

on-site interpretation

Court Interpreters: Code of Ethics

Court Interpreters Are Held to Very High Standards: Court interpreters are a vital link that allow people the opportunity to express themselves as well as understand the information being provided to them in a court of law. Not only do court interpreters rely on their advanced language skills, legal knowledge, experience and cultural competency, it’s…

ASL

Televised Emergency Briefings Require a Certified American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreter

Utilizing an Unqualified American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreter is a Massive Risk: Hurricane Irma was an incredibly powerful category 5 hurricane. Affected areas include Cape Verde, Leeward Islands, Barbuda, Saint Barthelemy, Anguilla, Saint Martin and the Virgin Islands, Greater Antilles, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Turks and Caicos Islands, The Bahamas and Eastern United States especially Florida.…

sign language interpreters

Sign Language Interpreters at Concerts

Sign Language Interpretation at a Heavy Metal Concert: Numerous videos have recently gone viral exhibiting the amazing talents of sign language interpreters hired to perform at concerts. Their visualization of sound is allowing deaf community members the chance to enjoy live music of all genres. Not only are sign language interpreters providing an invaluable service,…