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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...

Bill Introduced in Congress to Streamline the Process in which Drivers Apply for CDLs

A shortage of 80,000 commercial drivers in the United States has led to the introduction of a bill...

Federal laws for background checks in healthcare

Healthcare providers and organizations must maintain compliance with relevant Federal health care...

Using Automation In The Adjudication Process Saves Time And Money

The HireGuide adjudication tool enabled a large staffing firm conducting approximately 4,000...

Criminal Record Dispositions and What They Can Tell Employers

While conducting a criminal background check, one may come across the word "disposition" and...

Governments Consider Online Portals To Aid In Sealing Criminal Records

On December 1, 2021, a new online portal launched in Columbus, Ohio. This portal will help assist...

Regulatory Practices Can Slow Down Hiring: How the right partner can help

Resignations are occurring at unprecedented rates across all industries at all levels of...

Reduce Turnaround Time and Costs By Using Instant Oral Fluid Testing

Some companies are starting to incorporate Instant Oral Fluid testing into their drug screening...

Florida Legislators Fight To Pass New Law In Wake Of Tragedy

On November 12, 2021, Florida lawmakers filed "Miya's Law." State Rep. Robin Bartleman introduced...

How To Speed Up Your Education and Employment Verification Process

The labor market is very competitive; recruiters are fighting to get their positions filled—a...

New Restrictions For Accessing Candidates DOB In Michigan

The State Court Administrative Office of Michigan introduced a new rule in an effort to reduce...

15% Of Employees Plan To Quit Their Job By December

Recruiters continue to face challenges throughout 2021, and may face another significant blow...