Machinery, Tools, & Equipment Related to Industrial Accidents (English & Spanish)

Court and Medical Interpreters many times face the challenge of having to interpret specialized technical terms in depositions, med-legal appointments, and other settings that deal with work related injuries. These technical terms are usually related to tools, machinery, and equipment used in construction sites, factories, and other industrial environments. In this 3-hour lecture, we will cover some of the most common workplaces, accidents, machinery, tools, and equipment that interpreters may encounter in these legal and medical appointments.