Industry Insights

Orange Tree provides insights for background screening, drug testing, and occupational health services.

Marijuana Use in the Workplace

The topic of marijuana in the workplace is perhaps the most timely issue surrounding the...

What employers need to know about impairment vs. under the influence

Drug abuse can have a direct impact on workplace safety. When creating a workplace drug testing...

What is continuous monitoring and why is it important?

Perhaps your organization is part of an industry where public scrutiny of employee behavior is a...

Legislation and Your Drug Testing Program

Drug testing is complicated and continues to get more complicated as legislation changes. For...

The Benefits of Continuous Monitoring

Monitoring employees on an ongoing basis is becoming more and more necessary as organizations...

Criminal Background Checks: Everything You Need To Know

Many employers run a background check or criminal background checks on potential hires and...

Your Guide to Understanding Criminal Background Checks

Criminal background checks help employers mitigate risk, create a safer workplace and protect...

Why is it important to be PBSA accredited?

Fewer than 2% of all consumer reporting agencies earn accreditation from the Professional...

DOT Policy Development and Program Management Best Practices

The U.S. Department Of Transportation (DOT) agencies (Federal Motor Carrier Safety...

Why Should Staffing Agencies Perform Background Checks

Many companies use staffing agencies to fill temporary roles, scale their workforce, and help...

What is Employment Verification? Everything You Need to Know

Job applicants' previous work experience is a critical factor in the hiring process. Strong work...

What Your Background Check Tells the Candidate About You

Your goal as the hiring manager is to find and hire the best candidates for your open positions....

A California-Sized Problem: CA Law and Compliance

California has more laws on background checks than any other state in the country.  These laws...