Scotrail – provides access to Deaf passengers

We are pleased to work with Scotrail (Abellio) in providing both video relay (VRS) and video remote interpreting (VRI) services. This provides full access for the 1,000s of Deaf BSL users who travel by rail throughout the country for work or leisure purposes. From 30th May 2019, Scotrail staff have access to our InterpreterNow app [...]

2019-06-10T09:07:43+00:00 May 28th, 2019|

VRI Drop-in Sessions – Falkirk

  We're looking forward to presenting updates at the forthcoming Drop-In Sessions scheduled for Thursday 23rd May at the Forth Valley Sensory Centre in Camelon, Falkirk. If you're in the area and work for either the NHS or a Local Authority, please sign up to come along. For MORNING SESSION Please register your interest here: [...]

2019-06-10T09:07:43+00:00 April 2nd, 2019|

Pulsant feature InterpreterNow in case study

InterpreterNow's Video Relay runs on highly secure, high-availability computer servers and we chose Pulsant to provide and look after this technology for us. The equipment sits inside a fortress-like building in Milton Keynes, and with it's own power supplies and standby diesel generators is pretty much disaster-proof. See Pulsant's case study about us [...]

2019-06-10T09:07:43+00:00 February 7th, 2017|

I’m deaf and want to enforce the Accessible Information Standard. What can I do?

From 31st July 2016, all NHS and adult social care organisations in England have a legal duty to comply with a new set of rules called the Accessible Information Standard. The Standard ensures deaf people have the same access to information as hearing people, communication needs are met and information is provided in an accessible [...]

2019-06-10T09:07:43+00:00 November 11th, 2016|

More people feeling anxious says survey

New research by AXA PPP Healthcare says that there has been an increase in people searching Google for advice on how to cope with anxiety.   According to the NHS there are 9 million people in the UK who suffer from depression or anxiety. People who suffer from anxiety worry about the future, think negatively and [...]

2019-06-10T09:07:50+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|