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Everything ISO Covers That You Weren’t Aware Of

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on June 11, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog Standardizing Musical Pitch + Wine Glasses: Everything ISO Covers That You Weren't Aware Of By United Language Group Since 1947, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has been creating quality control standards to ensure ...

Topics: Featured, Localization, Strategy, Tips & Tricks, Translation, Compliance


Conference Connections: ULG to attend European UDI Forum

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on April 17, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog Conference Connections: ULG to attend European UDI Forum By United Language Group Eileen Kerry, out of ULG’s Galway Office, will represent ULG at this forum, exploring current and future regulations for how medical devices are labeled. This ...

Topics: healthcare, Compliance, MDR


GDPR Enforcement: Are you prepared for an audit or a "dawn raid?"

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on March 26, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog GDPR Enforcement: Are you prepared for an audit or a "dawn raid?" By United Language Group It’s nearly the one-year mark for the Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and we’re starting to see enforcement already. Most notably, of ...

Topics: Featured, Strategy, Technology, Compliance, GDPR


Understanding the Medical Device Regulation: What is a Notified Body and What Function Does it Serve?

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on February 12, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog Understanding the Medical Device Regulation: What is a Notified Body and What Function Does it Serve?  By United Language Group Almost two years after its initial publication, many medical device companies are still in the process of ...

Topics: Featured, Localization, Strategy, Tips & Tricks, Translation, Compliance, MDR


21 CFR Part 11: Helping Med Device Companies Abide by the FDA’s Electronic Records Regulation

Posted by Jake Schild on January 7, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog 21 CFR Part 11: Helping Med Device Companies Abide by the FDA’s Electronic Records Regulation By United Language Group With the medical industry constantly expanding and sharing knowledge and products worldwide, having a physical file room ...

Topics: Featured, Localization, Strategy, Translation, Compliance


New Roles of Economic Operators Under the MDR

Posted by Jake Schild on January 2, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog New Roles of Economic Operators Under the MDR By United Language Group When the European Union passed the Medical Device Regulation (MDR) back in April 2017, economic operators involved in the importation and distribution of medical devices ...

Topics: Featured, Localization, Strategy, Translation, Compliance, MDR


Why a Secure Translation Workflow is Necessary

Posted by Jake Schild on October 17, 2018
< Back to ULG Blog Why a Secure Translation Workflow is Necessary By United Language Group The bulk of translation projects are conducted on computers and through the Internet. The client must transfer the original document and any supplementary materials to ...

Topics: Featured, Strategy, Compliance


A Beginner's Guide to ISO Identification of Medicinal Products

Posted by Jake Schild on October 9, 2018
< Back to ULG Blog A Beginner's Guide to ISO Identification of Medicinal Products By United Language Group The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is the world’s leading quality control organization that sets standards related to ...

Topics: Featured, Strategy, Compliance


Regulating Big Data: SC 42 and Artificial Intelligence

Posted by Jake Schild on August 7, 2018
< Back to ULG Blog Regulating Big Data: SC 42 and Artificial Intelligence By United Language Group According to the International Data Corporation (IDC), 40% of digital transformation initiatives will use Artificial Intelligence (AI) services by 2019 and 75% ...

Topics: Featured, Technology, Translation, Compliance


Why is ISO 13485 Important in the Language Industry?

Posted by Jake Schild on July 11, 2018
< Back to ULG Blog Why is ISO 13485 Important in the Language Industry? By United Language Group Since 1947, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has created thousands of quality control parameters for a variety of industries to ensure ...

Topics: Featured, Localization, Translation, Compliance


Webinar Recap: Language-Specific Requirements of the MDR

Posted by Jake Schild on June 20, 2018
< Back to ULG Blog Webinar Recap: Language-specific Requirements Of The MDR By United Language Group Last week ULG hosted a webinar on the language-specific requirements of the European Union’s new Medical Device Regulation (MDR). Renowned MDR expert, Ronald ...

Topics: Featured, Localization, Translation, Compliance, MDR


Securing Patient Data: What Your Language Provider Should Know About HIPAA

Posted by jason on April 24, 2018
< Back to ULG Blog Securing Patient Data: What Your Language Provider Should Know About HIPAA By United Language Group While HIPAA compliance might complicate your life, the goal of the regulation is really the same as yours: protecting patients. You’re ...

Topics: healthcare, Translation, Compliance, Compiance, HIPAA, Language Providers, Legal