Verification Services Standards Important for Background Screening Companies Accredited by the NAPBS

Written By ESR News Editor Thomas Ahearn Policies and procedures to ensure maximum possible accuracy when obtaining, recording, and reporting education and employment verifications for their clients are important for background screening companies accredited by the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS). The NAPBS, a non-profit trade association representing the background screening industry founded …

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Researcher and Data Standards Required for Background Screening Companies Accredited by the NAPBS

Written By ESR News Editor Thomas Ahearn Enforcing high standards for public record researchers that search for criminal records at courts to ensure they comply with the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) is required for background screening companies accredited by the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS). The NAPBS, a non-profit trade association …

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Client Education Necessary for Background Screening Companies Accredited by the NAPBS

Written By ESR News Editor Thomas Ahearn Educating clients that use consumer reports about responsibilities imposed by laws such as the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and Driver’s Privacy Protection Act (DPPA) is necessary for background screening companies accredited by the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS). The NAPBS, a non-profit trade association representing …

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Legal Compliance Essential for Background Screening Companies Accredited by the NAPBS

Written By ESR News Editor Thomas Ahearn Being well versed in the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and numerous state and local laws for background checks to ensure employers remain in legal compliance is essential for background screening companies accredited by the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS). The NAPBS, a non-profit trade …

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Information Security Crucial for Background Screening Companies Accredited by the NAPBS

Written By ESR News Editor Thomas Ahearn Having information security safeguards in place to protect against unauthorized users and unwanted intrusions caused by data breaches to avoid identity theft and fraud is crucial for background screening companies accredited by the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS). The NAPBS, a non-profit trade association representing the …

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Employment Screening Resources (ESR) Completes NAPBS 3-Year Interim Audit for BSAAP Accreditation

Written By Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) The National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS®) has acknowledged that Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) has successfully completed the 3-year interim surveillance audit that is a requirement of the Background Screening Agency Accreditation Program (BSAAP) and will continue to be listed in the NAPBS member directory as an accredited …

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Employment Screening Resources (ESR) VP of Strategic Growth Dawn Standerwick Selected NAPBS Volunteer of the Month for May 2019

Written By Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) The National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) – the global authority for the background screening profession – has selected Dawn Standerwick, the Vice President of Strategic Growth at Employment Screening Resources® (ESR), as the NAPBS Volunteer of the Month for May 2019. Standerwick – who was elected Chair …

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Employers Need Background Screening Providers that are NAPBS Accredited and FCRA Compliant

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Experts agree employers need background screening providers that are accredited by the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) and able to comply with the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), according to an article from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).

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U.S. Background Screening Industry Expanding Due to Improved Completeness, Speed, and Affordability

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The background screening industry in the United States “has never been hotter” and the “expansion has occurred rapidly with improvements in the completeness of the screenings, the speed in which they are performed, and their affordability,” according to an article in the Mississippi Business Journal (MBJ).

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