November 8, 2016
What is an MSDS and who is responsible for it?
A Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) is a document that provides information on the potential hazards (health, fire, reactivity, environmental) of a chemical product. It also contains instructions on how to use, store and handle chemical products safely, as well as potentially life-saving guidelines on what to do in the case of an emergency − spillage, overexposure, etc.
Many workplaces use dangerous chemical products – from industrial plants, Read more about: MSDS: An Essential Safety Tool »
October 25, 2016
By Jack Fischer, Business Development Manager – Life Sciences division
If you work in the life sciences, then your job contributes to saving lives around the world. Diagnostics and other medical devices help physicians evaluate and prevent disease. Pharmaceutical products inhibit the progression of diseases. New and improved research tools broaden the scope of research outcomes and expedite the results upon which novel treatments are based. Read more about: Quality Translations – Easy Insurance for Life Science KPIs »
October 4, 2016
What is online dispute resolution?
Online dispute resolution (ODR) is a form of alternate (i.e., non-litigation) dispute resolution (ADR) that uses technology to facilitate the resolution process. As in alternate dispute resolution, ODR involves negotiation, mediation or arbitration, or a combination of the three.
While in ADR there are typically three parties (two disputants and the third neutral party), in ODR the technology itself becomes a fourth party that embodies its own range of capabilities – information organization, Read more about: Cross-border Online Dispute Resolution: Language is Key »
September 30, 2016
Morningside is excited to sponsor The State Bar of California’s 89th Annual Meeting in San Diego. The conference kicked off on Thursday and will continue through Sunday October 2nd. As a leading legal translation provider, Morningside offers a full suite of language services for the legal industry including legal document translation, legal interpreting, multilingual document review and eDiscovery support. If you are attending, make sure to stop by Booth #416 to grab some fun giveaways and learn more about us! Read more about: Meet Morningside @ The State Bar of California’s 89th Annual Meeting! »
September 27, 2016
While browsing the web, you may have come across a website written in a foreign language and attempted to use the ‘one-click’ translation function in your browser to instantly translate the text on the page.
Once the text has been translated, you were probably able to understand some of what the web page is saying, but many words or phrases likely made little sense. This is typical of end-users’ experience using auto-translation: it can be useful to get the gist of what a document or website is saying, Read more about: Breaking Down the Language Barrier with Auto-Translation »