Impartiality: The interpreter strives to maintain impartiality and refrains from counseling, advising or projecting personal biases or beliefs.
Neutrality: The interpreter maintains the boundaries of the professional role, refraining from personal involvement.
(This article initially ran in MultiLingual Magazine.)
Clark, Ken. “That which must not be translated.” Translation Guy Blog. March 29, 2010. www.1-800-translate.com/TranslationBlog/index.php/2010/03/27/that-which-must-not-be-translated/
National Council on Interpreting in Health Care. Code of Ethics. data.memberclicks.com/site/ncihc/NCIHC%20National%20Code%20of%20Ethics.pdf