If you wouldn’t get on a plane with an uncertified pilot, why would you trust an uncertified interpreter with your communication?
For far too long, Deaf and Hard of Hearing consumers have been provided with uncertified interpreters. Uncertified interpreters leave the Deaf community unprotected from unethical and unqualified interpreters.
In our latest video, Vineya’s Shane Feldman shares it is time for the Deaf community to demand certified interpreters from sign language interpreting agencies and businesses.
Uncertified pilots are as unacceptable as uncertified interpreters. The next time you request an interpreter, require only certified interpreters.