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ISO/IEC 17100 Certification

Mapi is proud to have achieved the ISO/IEC 17100 certification in the areas of Medical Translation and Linguistic Validation. ISO 17100 certifies that Mapi meets and exceeds internationally acknowledged best practices in these two areas. This demonstrates our commitment to transparency, quality, and diligence in supporting our clients.

Mapi has a proven capability of providing a quality service, through a fully traceable process and the industry’s most qualified linguists, assuring that customers’ medical translations are done to global standards.

Mapi’s ISO17100 certification provides:

  • Confidence that Mapi follows a recognized specialist standard while undertaking translation requirements
  • Assurance that quality controls are in place and that our experts maintain their skills to industry standards
  • Assurance that Mapi only employs appropriately qualified staff – translators are qualified to undertake the task in a professional and effective manner to the latest industry standards

About ISO 17100

ISO 17100:2015 is an international certification for translation agencies. This standard defines the specific requirements that providers of translation services must meet with regard to the deployment of people and resources, quality assurance, management systems, contractual framework, project management and service provision. The requirements stated in the standard apply to both translation agencies’ internal business processes and for the qualification of translators and proofreaders.

In order to ensure the quality, the following process steps are required for the achievement of the ISO17001:2015 certification:

  • Translation
  • Check
  • Revision
  • Review
  • Proofreading
  • Last verification and publication

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