ISO 5060 Evaluation of Translation Output

By |April 30th, 2024|ISO Standards, Translation|

The newly-published ISO standard 5060:2024 Translation services – Evaluation of translation output provides general guidance on the evaluation of output from human translation and post-edited or unedited machine translation. This blog outlines what guidance ISO 5060 includes, how it is relevant to language service providers and their existing ISO certifications, and what other current initiatives [...]

Translation Services & ISO Certification in the Market Research Supply Chain

By |April 11th, 2023|Translation|

ATC Certification specialises in providing ISO Certification to the Language Services Industry, but we also recognise that these specialist standards provide benefits to other industries that rely on language services when delivering their own products and services. This blog looks at translation service ISO standard requirements in the Market Research Industry, and the synergies language [...]

Is the Jury still out on ISO 20771 Legal Translation?

By |January 26th, 2022|ISO Certification, Translation|

Karen Curtis’ MA Dissertation from the University of Surrey focuses on the potential value of ISO 20771 on legal translation, specifically for the UK’s legal translation market. The ATC’s CEO Raisa McNab welcomes the dissertation, “Karen’s research, initiated as part of the ATC’s Collaborative MA Projects, is an important first look into the potential applications [...]

ISO 20771 Legal Translation: Collaborative Certification Scheme

By |January 18th, 2022|ISO Certification, ISO Standards, Translation|

Collaborative ISO 20771 Certification from ATC Certification ISO 20771 is the internationally recognised standard for legal translation services, providing the responsibilities and requirements for operating a quality legal translation service. Although very similar to ISO 17100, ISO 20771 is designed for individual legal translators, and therefore cannot be implemented by language service companies directly. In [...]

Buying Language Services – the Added Value of ISO Certified Suppliers

By |April 13th, 2021|Interpreting, ISO Certification, ISO Standards, Translation|

Buying language services can be a challenge. How do you differentiate between prospective suppliers? How do you ensure that the supplier you choose will deliver the high quality of service you require?   What to Look for When Buying Language Services There are multiple factors to consider when buying language services and selecting the right [...]

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