Industry Insights

Orange Tree provides insights on pre-employment background screening, drug testing, employment and education verifications, and occupational health services.

What's In a Background Check and Which Type is Best for Your Business?

In addition to being fast and accurate, a good background check will be customized to meet the needs of your organization and industry. That may beg the question: What screenings make up a background check, and which type of screening is best by industry? This article will provide some in-depth answers. First, we’ll look at the various screening tools available to you as part of a background check and the information they can reveal. Next, we’ll provide an overview of the types of screenings by industry, to help you determine which is right for you.

SSA Changes E-Verify Deadline, Reestablishes 8-Day Requirement for TNCs

In March 2020, E-Verify temporarily extended the deadline for contacting the U.S. Social Security...

Is Removing Marijuana From Your Drug Testing Panel a New Trend?

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Orange Tree Acquires Hire Image Accelerating the Firm’s Growth Plans

Orange Tree Employment Screening announced today the acquisition of Hire Image. With this...

New Legislation Regulating Employment Background Screenings in 2022

Federal, State, and local laws surrounding employment background screenings are constantly...

Revamp Your Background Check Process To Help Fight Labor Shortages

The current state of the labor market has businesses scrambling to fill open positions. One...

DHS Seeks Input on Making Remote I-9 Review Permanent

On March 30, 2022, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration...

Protect Your Business with Government Data Searches

Government data searches are becoming a necessary part of the screening process, especially in...

Federal Background Checks: What you Should Know

Do you need a federal background check? If you're not sure, don't worry, we'll explain everything...

State Drug Testing and Workers’ Compensation Denial Regulations

Many states incentivize employers to make use of workplace drug testing through workers’...

Drug Testing Laws in 2021 and What to Expect in 2022

16 states and the District of Columbia have fully legalized Marijuana and 33 states have legalized...

New California Bill Would Permit Access to Court Record Searches for DOB and Driver's License Number

On February 17, 2022, California Senator Steven Bradford (D-35th District) introduced Senate Bill...