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Happy International Translation Day!

Every year on 30 September, International Translation Day is celebrated on the feast of St. Jerome, the Bible translator who is considered the patron saint of translators.

The International Federation of Translators (FIT) has promoted the celebrations since 1953, and was officially recognised in 1991. The effort was to show solidarity of the worldwide translation community in an effort to promote […]

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Interpreters in court: witness credibility with interpreted testimony ARC Linkage Project

As an industry partner, ONCALL announces an update of the ARC Interpreters in Court project.

Using an experimental design, the study investigates how juries and judicial officers respond to evidence mediated by an interpreter under several alternate conditions. Please click here for more information.

Preliminary findings arising from the project will be presented at the forthcoming Fourth Justice Environments Conference at the Queens Elizabeth […]

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Brisbane to host the XXIst FIT World Congress 2017

ONCALL is pleased to announce the XXIst FIT World Congress 2017 will be hosted in Brisbane.

The FIT Congress is proving to be a success with 1,606 participants from 72 countries thus far. It’s been the perfect opportunity to meet and network with many influential people in the industry.

Peps McGrath, Manager – Client Services ONCALL; Andre Lindemann, President of the BDU; Alex […]

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ONCALL Exhibiting at the FIT World Congress 2014

ONCALL is exhibiting at the XXth FIT World Congress 4-6 August, Berlin.

The World Congress provides a meeting place for experts from the language sector at an international scale. It is a forum for an exchange of experience, skill enhancement and networking. The Congress is aimed at interpreters, translators and terminologists, and their clients, representatives of governmental authorities, university teachers and […]

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ONCALL on Panel for VicRoads

We are pleased to announce that ONCALL Language Services has been successful through tender process for the provision of state-wide interpreting (Onsite, Telephone & Video Conferencing) and translation services to VicRoads […]

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New Release – Police Interpreting Book available to order now

Police Investigative Interviews and Interpreting
Context, Challenges, and Strategies
By Sedat Mulayim, Miranda Lai, Caroline Norma

Investigative interviewing largely draws from studies in psychology. Increasingly incorporated in police training, it is also used in other settings including customs procedures, employer-employee interviews, and insurance claim investigations. A professional reference that can be used in police training or in any venue where an interpreter is […]

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ONCALL UK Manager Runs London Marathon

Our UK Manager, Alex Fairie ran the London Marathon on Sunday for Crohn’s and Colitis UK, a charity which aims to improve life for everyone affected by Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Alex ran the 42km (26.2 mile) course in 4 hours 17 minutes with over 50,000 other people all running for their chosen charities. Thousands took to the streets to show […]

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ONCALL: London Marathon 2014

Alex Fairie, our UK Manager is running this year’s London Marathon for Crohn’s and Colitis UK. The London Marathon is one of the largest and most prestigious in the world, taking runners past some of the most historic landmarks including Tower Bridge, Big Ben and finishing on the Mall in front of Buckingham Palace. Alex chose to run for Crohn’s […]

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ONCALL attends MPI event in Istanbul

Oncall recently attended the MPI (Meeting Professionals International) event in Istanbul for European Meeting and Event Organisers. Some of the key themes addressed included Networking for Change – The Key Skills of Networking and how to get the most from your international events. This was a great opportunity for Oncall to network with some of the top providers of event […]

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