Video Remote Interpreting (VRI)

Video Remote Interpreting

Our Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) services facilitate communication between Deaf/Hard of Hearing persons and Hearing persons instantly on a videophone.
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Step 1
Videophone(s) installed at your location

Videophones work off of ethernet or wireless broadband internet signal. VRI Equipment stays on-site at your location.

Request Video Remote Interpreting

Call the VRI ASL Request Line using a regular telephone 1-877-HAVE VRI (or 1-877-428-3874) Give VRI Operator your company’s videophone ID Number

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Start Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) Session

The Video Interpreter (VI) will call your videophone. Place it in front of the Deaf person and begin the VRI session, it’s easy!

  • Built in microphone enables communication between Hearing party and Video Interpreter (VI)
  • Videophone’s camera allows Deaf person and VI to easily see each other
  • VI translates to Hearing party via built in speakers
Why VRI? Compare with Onsite Interpreting
  • Instant access to qualified and experienced sign language interpreters on demand, 24/7/365
  • Trilingual, Spanish, and American sign language interpreters available
  • Complete your business with the Deaf individual without rescheduling
  • Save money compared with traditional onsite interpreting sessions