December 2019: It’s officially the holiday season!

Temperatures may be dropping, but spirits are rising. During the holiday season, it’s important to remember those less fortunate than ourselves. At AML-Global, we participated in a toy drive and other events encouraged our customers to do the same.

Birthdays of Well-known Individuals in December

  1. WALT DISNEY: DECEMBER 5, 1901 – Walter Elias Disney was a sketch artist from an early age, and his cartoons from the 1920s were so successful that he eventually opened his own studio, where Mickey Mouse was born. 
  2. SAMMY DAVIS JR.: DECEMBER 8, 1925 – He was also particularly known for his celebrity impressions, including an impressive Michael Jackson mimic.
  3. JANE AUSTEN: DECEMBER 16, 1775 – Jane Austen was a Georgian era author, best known for her social commentary in novels including ‘Sense and Sensibility,’ ‘Pride and Prejudice’ and ‘Emma.’ 
  4. CLARA BARTON: DECEMBER 25, 1821 – Clarissa Harlowe Barton, known as Clara, is one of the most honored women in American history. Barton risked her life to bring supplies and support to soldiers in the field during the Civil War.

Timely Tips

From all over the world, there are increasing numbers of international migrants. As a result, the need for medical translations and other language translation services are steadily going up. When medical workers speak a language that’s different from the patient’s native language, there’s bound to be a miscommunication. This situation often leads to mistreatment, especially when the medical history and complaint of the patient is misunderstood. In the medical field, a simple mistake can even cost a person their life.

Doctors who need medical translations for their patients have to be careful when it comes to choosing a medical translator. A mistranslated medical record is something to be avoided. This is why it is so important to hire a quality company to ensure your translations are done accurately and timely every time.   Qualified and experienced medical translators will translate post-charge instructions, medical forms, prescriptions and other medical information accurately so patients can receive the highest quality of care and avoid communication gaps.

Highlights of some Interesting Interpreting & Translation Projects Completed in December

Recently, AML-Global completed a project for Walt Disney Museum, we translated Audio Guides, Narratives, History and various informational text into 9 languages ranging from Spanish to Japanese. In addition, we also translated survey and instructional information for the Los Angeles Homeless Authority in 11 languages including Arabic, Khmer, Armenian, Vietnamese and many others. Also, we also translated IFU’s for a Major Medical Device Manufacturer into 5 European languages including German, Portuguese and French. Furthermore, we also translated an employee manual of 30,000 + words into Spanish for a large equipment manufacturer. We also provided French and Japanese Voiceover for guided Venue tours.

We also covered the annual Amazon Web Services Conference in Las Vegas. We provided Japanese, Korean, Mandarin interpreting as well as 3,500 headsets, 8 full booths and technical support teams at 5 different Las Vegas Hotels simultaneously. In addition, we provided the United States Department of Justice interpreters in 4 languages for cases involving Environmental offences. We also provided ongoing American Sign Language interpreting for a wide variety of industries from regional and local hospitals and municipalities to well know corporations including Weightwatchers, Hair Club, Cedars Sinai, Medstar and many more. 

As a key player in the language industry, American Language Services commits to provide you with the most exceptional and professional services. AML-Global stands the test of time in providing translation, interpretation, transcription and media services to private industry, government at all levels, educational and non-profit organizations. Our thousands of linguists around the world and teams of dedicated professionals are ready to serve.

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