Video Relay Interpreting

Sign Language Communication offers Video Relay Interpreting (VRI), the industry’s most advanced solution, real-time, video communication between client, deaf customer and professional interpreter, for businesses and public agencies.

VRI connects deaf/hard of hearing and hearing individuals, or limited English proficient persons situated in different locations to easily conduct conversations using a remote video interpreter; videophone technology and high-speed internet connection. Sign Language Communication currently provides VRI services in Spanish and American Sign Language (ASL).

Our VRI service will give you the opportunity to access a qualified and professional interpreter via the Internet within just a few minutes, eliminating the need for interpreter travel and paying minimum hourly charges.

We recommend to use VRI services during medical emergencies, clinical settings, physical therapy appointments, court proceedings, depositions, conferences, educational sessions, government services and wherever on demand interpretation is a necessity.

All you need to have before ordering VRI services is:

  • High speed Internet connection.
  • A Computer and a USB Video Camera.
  • Video Conferencing Software that we can refer for a simple download to start the VRI connection.

Please contact our VRI Coordinator to assist you in determining what is the most cost effective package for you.