Background Checks: What Employers Need to Know

October 14, 2015 | posted in: Uncategorized | by
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The laws regulating background checks used for employment purposes are constantly changing, but the FCRA remains the overall standard. The EEOC and FTC have issued guidance for employers to help streamline the use of background checks in the hiring process.

Background Checks: What Employers Need to Know

This document should help explain exactly what employers can and can’t do in regards to obtaining a background check on someone, as well as what to do with the information you receive in the consumer report.

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about compliance. We cannot offer legal advice, but we have extensive experience working under the FCRA and if nothing else can provide the appropriate text of the law that applies to your question.