Did you know that one of the types of translation that bear the highest degree of responsibility is medical translation? More specifically, life sciences translation and the translation of health-related topics.
Just a mere comma in the wrong place in the translation of a clinical trial protocol can lead to significant delays in the acceptance of the trial by ethics committees.
Sworn translation is the field of translation, in which certain texts which have (or may come to have) legal effects with an official body, are translated into another language. This type of translation can only be performed by a sworn translator.
Many texts require a sworn translation: