Video Remote Interpreting
VRI: Real-time, convenient, and affordable American Sign Language (ASL) interpreting services using web-based video technology.
Within minutes, DSU can provide access to the most qualified, certified, and specialized interpreters.Preparing For VRI Services
VRI expands your local area, allowing communication access to still take place when interpreters within commuting distance of your location are unavailable.
Imagine being able to access a qualified interpreter from anywhere! With VRI, the interpreter facilitates communication remotely using web-based video technology. VRI can be used in a variety of settings, whether the hearing and Deaf participants are together in one location or also meeting remotely.
If last-minute schedule changes, interpreter cancellations, or lack of on-site resources are making it difficult to accommodate Deaf and hard of hearing individuals, your partners at DSU can help!
Benefits of VRI
VRI can be set up in a matter of minutes and provides communication access through a nationally certified interpreter even with little or no advanced notice.
The use of VRI eliminates travel time and mileage costs, downtime between assignments, and hourly minimums, making the provision of interpreting services more budget friendly.
Guaranteed Match of Experience & Expertise
Interpreters who provide VRI services are nationally certified, hold licensures and credentials mandated by the state, and have expertise in the precise situation or topic.