quality assurance

March 23, 2021

Translation for EU MDR compliance

EU MDR Translation
Translation for EU MDR compliance The European Union Medical Devices Regulation (EU MDR) goes into effect in May 2021. Soon, manufacturers will need to comply with more stringent requirements for medical device labeling and instructions for use (IFUs). Medical device content must be translated into […] (Read more...)

February 26, 2021

Financial translation services: what to look for in a language service partner

financial translation
Financial translation services: what to look for in a language service partner Language service providers play an important role in the global financial industry. Bankers, fund managers, and insurance carriers all rely on clear, accurate information in a language that their clients will understand.  Financial […] (Read more...)

February 15, 2021

Translation for informed consent forms (ICFs)

informed consent
Translation for informed consent forms (ICFs) Translation for informed consent forms (ICFs) requires subject matter expertise, cultural know-how, and carefully documented quality assurance. Why translate Informed Consent Forms? Before taking part in a medical research study, a participant needs to understand the risks involved. Informed […] (Read more...)

April 30, 2021

Case study: Linguistic validation of IFUs on a tight deadline

Executive Summary The client, a manufacturer of laser therapy delivery devices, needed three user manuals translated into eight European languages. Devices sold in the European Union need to demonstrate full compliance with EU-MDR regulations. Therefore, translations for labeling and instructions for use (IFUs) require linguistic […] (Read more...)

January 5, 2021

Choosing a translation agency: Should I request sample translations?

translation agency
Choosing a translation agency: Should I request sample translations? When choosing a translation agency, you should take several factors into account. Quality matters a lot, but many other considerations also come into play. Response time, flexibility, subject-matter expertise, capacity, and technical savvy will all impact […] (Read more...)