Obtain consent from applicants and employees before running FCRA-compliant employment checks.
Acquire consent from volunteers before running FCRA-compliant employment checks.
Get consent from applicants and employees with contractor status before running FCRA-compliant employment checks.
Provide candidates the option to dispute any discrepancies on their background report.
Obtain consent from applicants and employees before running Drug Screening.
Obtain all necessary information from your candidate offline to run an FCRA compliant employment checks.
Employers must provide an FCRA-compliant, pre-adverse action notice to any candidates or employees who do not qualify for the job due to information found in a background report.
Employers must provide an FCRA-compliant, adverse action notice to any candidates or employees you choose to deny employment or terminate to communicate the final hiring decision.
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