ESR’s understanding of the global screening landscape paired with our powerful technology help employers to easily implement and manage programs outside of the United States – ensuring a great applicant experience every time.


ESR has international criminal search capabilities in over 240 countries and territories.  We utilize a highly-specialized network of in-country sources that undertake the physical work in the jurisdiction being searched.  

ESR’s in-country network ensures that clients receive accurate, primary source international criminal data obtained and transmitted in a process that complies with the European Union (EU) and Privacy Shield rules and other local laws and regulations. 

Friendly, Applicant Experience 

Our ESRCheck® Applicant Portal seamlessly collects required information and presents any special forms to the applicant as part of the process.  



See ESR’s Global Solutions page for a listing of searches offered by ESR.





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The most selective companies trust ESR to manage their screening programs.

Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) is a global background check firm that is a strategic choice for employers who need accuracy and compliance in their background screening programs.

ESR is accredited by the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS®) and undergoes yearly SOC 2® audits to ensure the privacy, security, confidentiality of consumer information.

ESR founder and CEO Attorney Lester Rosen wrote the book on background checks with “The Safe Hiring Manual.” To learn more about services and solutions from ESR, please fill out the form to the right.

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