The Accurate Blog

Mar 08
2018

Is It Time to Re-Evaluate Your Drug Testing Policy? Review These 5 Areas

Imagine this: As an employer, you take great precautions to ensure a new hire will be a suitable fit for the position, your team and enhancing your business. You have a series of reviews in place to
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Jan 02
2018

Additional Legislation to Pay Attention to as You Ring in the New Year

Two topics which have dominated many recruitment and background screening conversations in 2017 have been in regards to salary history and Ban the Box regulations. Employers throughout the country
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Dec 12
2017

Is Your Candidate Experience Up to Date?

As 2017 is coming to an end, reflecting on the year will show mass consumer customization continues to be a growing trend. Regardless of the industry, the need for companies to satisfy the needs and
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Nov 15
2017

Recent Sources of Identity Theft and Impact on Employers

“If your house was burning down, what three items would you take with you?” This hypothetical question has probably crossed your mind at some point with varying scenarios, and everyone always
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Aug 31
2017

Salary History Restrictions May Require You to Change Your Recruitment Process

  As the recruitment industry evolves, staying compliant with the latest legislative updates remains a high priority. Inquiring about a candidate’s salary history has become a growing topic of
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Aug 22
2017

What You Need to Know About California’s Updated “Fair Chance” Regulations

Support for fair hiring practices continues to gain momentum with policy makers and workers alike. Currently, there are 29 states which have adopted such policies and 9 states have removed conviction
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Oct 18
2016

6 Key Considerations For Running Employment Background Checks In Canada

When employing and screening in Canada, there are a few key things you must consider when reviewing your background check process. When implementing or evaluating your background check program,
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Jul 14
2016

Background Screening: Myths Explained – Part 2 – Driving Records

Who is driving for you? Benefits and compliance requirements of this product Finding qualified drivers for your organization can be difficult. Company drivers are some of the highest liability
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Jun 28
2016

Introduction to Our API v3 - Anthony Rossano of CompareBackgroundCheckAPIs.com

We were previously mentioned in a blog post by API evangelist Anthony Rossano on comparebackgroundcheckapis.com as he listed us as the best background check API available on the market following
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Jun 14
2016

Background Screening Myths Explained: Myth 1 - Identity Verification

While we have written many articles on our blog geared toward the background screening industry best practices, compliance, and even something on “holiday baking," I find myself increasingly reading
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