Information for Businesses About Providing an Interpreter

Frequently Asked Questions for Sign Language Network of Kentucky (SLNofKY)

Why do I need to hire an interpreter?
When do I need to use an interpreter?
Who is required to pay for an interpreter?
Isn't it expensive to provide interpreting services?
Will I have to pay a minimum charge?
What if I have to cancel my request?
How much advance notice do I need to give you to get an interpreter?
What does it take to become an interpreter?
How do I know an interpreter is qualified?
What guarantees do I have that my interpreter will behave ethically?
Why do I have to have two interpreters for my assignment?
Someone in my office knows sign language. Can I have that person interpret for us?