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6 Things You Didn’t Know About Drug Testing: A Rookie’s Guide

Our partners at Quest Diagnostics shared this with us. We thought it was interesting and wanted to share it with you. 1. Drugs don’t care about your bank account. Drug testing is used for more than just low-skilled workers. With workplace drug use on the rise across industries, more and more companies who hire white-collar workers are making drug testing part of their workplace policy. In fact,...

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Do you have the power?

Business Power with Intelligence Delivered with Exceptional Customer Service. Legal Locator Service has groundbreaking technology with the most comprehensive customizable background screening for all industries. Legal Locator Service connects you to data. Data is the new oil across all industries! We provide a powerful digital application that drives hiring efficiency. Works on any smart...

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Does the applicant have the right skills?

Need a carpenter? Many applicants embellish on their resume. Conducting a background check you can confirm your hiring decision and keep your business profitable and productive. Legal Locator Service can customize any background check package to suit your needs. Prices vary based upon services, packages, and volume of employment background checks. We provide background checks in Oregon,...

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Are you hiring Lucy & Ethel?

One of the best scenes from the classic television show “I Love Lucy” was the scene in the candy factory. Lucy and Ethel got jobs there, in spite of the fact they did not have a clue about what they were doing. As the conveyor belt speeds up, they are desperate to keep up, and things get completely out of control. Lucy starts to stuff her blouse – and then her mouth – with candy, out of...

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Frequently Asked Questions for Employment Background Screening

1. Why conduct background checks? Conducting background screening on employees have become a matter of necessity for employers. There are instances where applicants have been involved in criminal activity, yet do not to disclose it. Help ensure a safer workplace and avoid negligent hiring lawsuits screening your applicants. Conducting a background check is a very small price to pay compared to...

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Oregon Tenant Checks - Choose the Best Tenant

Legal Locator Service helps make life easier for owners of rental properties by conducting Tenant Background Checks on prospective tenants. By screening tenants, property owners help lessen the risk of potential property damage, theft, unpaid rent and the court costs of tenant evictions. As a rental property owner, you may be a great judge of character based on your experience and instinct....

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Safe School Zones at K-12 Schools with Background Checks

Did you know that in order to be a contractor or a tradesperson at a construction site at a school with students K-12 that a background check is usually mandatory? Oregon law requires it. The statute, ORS 342.143(3), outlines 28 offenses that would prohibit a school from employing an individual. This applies to builders, carpenters, electrical workers, plumbers, masons, landscapers, painters –...

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Background Checks for Home Health Employees Ensures Client Safety

When we do background checks for a business, we do so to protect a company’s best interests. We help companies save time, resources and money. And the companies’ reputation. Of ALL the background checking we do, perhaps the ones that matter most are the background checks for home healthcare providers. There is no population more vulnerable than those who are in poor health. Elderly people and...

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