ULG’s Language Solutions Blog

Data Breaches and Security: Blockchain 101

  The terms “hack” and “data breach” elicit a great amount of fear in today’s ever-connected world. Hackers are a tremendous threat to any large corporation, something that major companies like Equifa...

3 Ways to Ensure Compliance with New EU Medical Device Regulations

  The final versions of the European Union’s new Medical Device Regulation (MDR) and In Vitro Diagnostic Regulation (IVDR) were published in May of 2017, representing major changes to the EU’s medical...

The Meaning Of Medicine: Translating Drug Names

  The misuse of prescribed medication can lead to serious health problems. Policy makers in the United States are working to implement legislation that will help put an end to the ongoing opioid crisi...

eLearning Solutions Executives Will Use

Executives are busy. It's difficult for them to devote time to new training. And taking an eLearning course may require them to use new technology, adding to the perception that it will be especially ...

Three Consulting Services Every LSP Should Offer

  So, you’ve identified a need for language services. Maybe you’ve got a big interpreting project that needs to be done, or an assignment that requires hundreds of pages of Mandarin to be translated i...

Study Finds Moderate Alcohol Use Might Help Foreign Language Skills

  Having trouble learning another language? A glass of beer might help. That’s according to a study published last week in the Journal of Psychopharmacology. It found that those who had consumed alcoh...

Stories From A 911 Call Center: Interpreting In Moments Of Crisis

  Editor’s Note: Claudio Federico is ULG’s Managing Director of OPI Services and has worked in the interpreting industry for several years. Here he details some experiences he’s had in the industry wi...

Software and Website Localization Testing 101

      There’s a lot that goes into a successfully localized software application or website. After you’ve translated your source materials, there are steps that need to be taken to ensure your content...

What is HIPAA Compliance? What You Don't Know Can Cost You

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was enacted in 1996. It's been the law of the land for 20 years, and even people who don't work in the healthcare industry are aware of ...

The Spooky Truth About Translation Security

Imagine this…. In a typical translation process, the client sends the content to be translated to the translation vendor. Then the translation vendor sends the data to the individual contractor doing ...

Healthcare Translations For Open Enrollment: What You Need to Know

      Fall is officially here. And while the rest of the world is busy obsessing over all things pumpkin spice, healthcare professionals are preparing for open enrollment. The next Affordable Care Act...

Why Language Access Matters At The Dentist

  A visit to the dentist isn’t everyone’s idea of a good time. In fact, dental checkups cause some people so much anxiety, it stops a number of them from obtaining care. A 2012 study found that UK res...

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