There are many companies who believe that they have a safe, fully-vetted workforce if they run a complete background check on all their employees, but the truth is that it is not quite so simple. Even though a professional background check when you hire someone is always a good idea, that does not mean that things have not changed since you hired this person. People change, conditions change, and … [Read more...] about Rescreening Employees: What and Why?
There is a tremendous focus on violence. In movies, social media, video games, and the majority of mainstream news broadcasts. Oftentimes we feel that we might not even be safe in spaces that we would otherwise consider ‘safe’, such as our home or work. Our place of employment is one of the last places where we want to feel uncomfortable, unsafe. Especially because we spend most of our day at work … [Read more...] about Things You Can Do To Help Prevent Workplace Violence
Many businesses choose to complete backgrounds checks without any assistance – which would be fine in theory but unfortunately means that they often make a number of mistakes. Oftentimes this means that a company misses out on some basic information, which can lead to further complications down the road. We have listed a few different mistakes that businesses make when looking up someone's … [Read more...] about Mistakes To Avoid When You Conduct A Background Check
As the economy is continuing to recover and employers have more options than before, we should expect more and more companies to rely on a public crime records search. Before making a hiring decision, most companies are going to want to know about a candidate’s credit worthiness and criminal history. This is not just about finding someone who is a liability, but also about knowing who might be a … [Read more...] about Best Practices to Look Up Criminal Records When Hiring
We hear it all the time; people are not quite sure why they need a public records search engine. The truth is that even if you are unaware of the fact, there are many ways you can benefit from a criminal records lookup. We are so accustomed to having all types of information at our fingertips, yet when it comes to important, personal information, many of us are still surprised that certain things … [Read more...] about Why You Need a Criminal Database and Public Records
When we talk about an extensive background check, most people assume that this is nothing more than a simple criminal history check. The truth is that a good crime records search should go way beyond that. You can find references, civil records, employment history, education history, alias used, and yes, criminal records as well. Looking up someone's criminal records is going to tell you if the … [Read more...] about When Do You Need a Criminal Background Check?