There will always be certain instances in business where certified translations are considered preferable, though are not specifically a requirement. Quite simply, any instance where the text or its intended purpose are of real importance, certified translations come highly recommended. Despite being charged at a higher price, it’s a small price to pay for guaranteed results.
In other instances though, certified translations of the highest quality are the only permissible translation option. There are countless instances in which one-off or infrequent legal translations may be required, but some industries and sectors count on such services far more than others, including:
Law: When any kinds of translations are carried out for legal firms or legal purposes, certified translation services are mandatory. Given both the sensitive nature of the documents and the importance of flawless results being produced, legal documents and texts must only ever be translation by those who can guarantee outstanding results.
Manufacturing: The manufacturing industry may also be required to seek certified translation services on a regular basis. When dealing with things like trademarks, patents, contracts, licenses and so on, it simply isn’t enough to have them translated to a passable extent, as opposed to flawlessly.
Research: Those involved in scientific research of any kind may often find themselves in a positon where critical data or findings must be translated to one or more target languages. As even the slightest of oversights or errors could have disastrous implications, only results that are guaranteed complete and accurate are acceptable.
Finance: Last but not least, financial documents and data of a sensitive nature that needs to be relayed to a foreign-speaking recipient must be approached, handled and translated with exquisite care and attention. As with the rest of the above examples, even a minor discrepancy in an otherwise excellent translation could result in extreme consequences for both the source document provider and the recipient.
For more information on translation services where superior results are guaranteed as standard, get in touch with the Semiotic Transfer team today.