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Closer Look: FCRA – Employers’ Win, Lose, and Draw

Background Checks, EEOC & FCRA, Closer Looks

Our Closer Look articles offer an in-depth analysis of background screening topics currently affecting employers. FCRA continues to a topic of keen interest.

In the past few days, three notable events have come to light in the world of employers, their background screening programs, and the FCRA.  (The FCRA is the federal law that governs background screening for employment purposes.)

The NCRD - Why You Need to Understand It and Use It

Closer Looks

Background screening has become a staple tool for employers; a large percentage of companies wouldn’t even consider putting someone on the payroll without a comprehensive screen.  It can be a huge challenge, however, to get a program up and running, especially if you are a smaller company.  The hardest part is simply, “Where do I start?”