International Background Screening Experts to Co-Present Webinar

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn A thorough background screening program requires the inclusion of other countries outside of the United States. But opening up a background screening program to include information from over 200 countries can seem overwhelming. Luckily, two experts can make international background screening seem not so “foreign.” Attorney Lester…

FMCSA Declares Commercial Driver “Imminent Hazard” to Public Safety

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn In May 2022, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) declared a Pennsylvania-licensed commercial vehicle driver to be an “imminent hazard” to public safety and ordered him to immediately cease operating any commercial motor vehicle (CMV) in interstate commerce. According to a news…

DOJ and EEOC Warn Against ADA Discrimination when Employers Use Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Employment Decisions

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn On May 12, 2022, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) released technical assistance documents about disability discrimination when employers use artificial intelligence (AI) and software tools to make employment decisions, according to DOJ and EEOC press releases. Employers use AI…