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Background Check Resources

HireSafe has a collection of information for use by our clients, their potential hires, and anyone interested in learning more about human resources, background checks, and credit checks. Below are a few of the most comprehensive resources available.

Background Check Information from the PBSA

About the PBSA (formerly the NAPBS)

A Summary of Your FCRA Rights

Background Check Myths

Background Check and Fingerprint Myths

Background Screening Basics

Background Screening Process


FCRA Compliance for Employers

Fingerprint Whitepaper

Human Resource Professionals View on Background Screening

Employer Resources

California Chamber of Commerce
The California Chamber of Commerce is the most massive, broad-based business advocate, working at the state and federal levels to influence government actions affecting all California business. As a not-for-profit, the California Chamber leverages its front-line knowledge of laws and regulations to provide affordable and easy-to-use compliance information, products, and services. | Business Law Center for Human Resources
This website is an excellent resource for articles, cases, business forms, and other Web sites related to human resources. Among the topics covered are hiring, firing, compensation and benefits, workers compensation, and workplace safety.
Employment Law Information Network
This is an employment law reference site for lawyers and human resource professionals: links, forms, and discussion forums on topics from age discrimination to wrongful termination. Labor & Employment is the premier source for trusted and timely legal news and analysis. Subscribers to the site can access stories from across ALM’s national and regional publications, definition of legal terms, and to gain the opportunity to view news by practice area.
The United States Department of Labor eLaw Advisors
United States Department of Labor
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Federal Trade Commission
Bureau of Consumer Protection

Establishing a Best Practice Background Screening Program

Criminal Background Checks for Employment Purposes

Employment Background Check Guidelines

Guide for Assisting ID Theft Victims

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