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COVID-19: Delays and/or Closures

 With the concerns surrounding COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we want you to be aware of known court closures and delays The current COVID 19 pandemic is affecting our lives and businesses more each day. Our thoughts and prayers are with those who are sick and those caring for the sick. Since this is an evolving crisis, please make sure to check our blog regularly. Please call or email with any...

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Your Company’s Image, Working Remotely, and Background Checks

Legal Locator Service is a provider of employment screening solutions nationwide. Since 1996, we have helped businesses make safer, informed hiring decisions with built in FCRA compliance, web-based intelligent technology, and easy to read comprehensive reporting. Legal Locator Service offers background checks for working flexibility through working remotely, part time or temporary employment....

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Legal Locator Service Provides Continuous Criminal Monitoring

Ongoing monitoring protect employees, volunteers, contractors, vendors and your brand. The Continuous Monitoring tool allows clients to be notified via email when any new record hits are found. We will send you an email when it is time to renew your monitoring service. You can remove monitoring at any time. A person's present behavior and potential future behavior is just as important and we...

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Screening Contingent Workers Just Makes Sense

Today’s job landscape is very different than that of years past, when people once sought steady full-time positions with a company. Today there are an estimated 75 million freelancers who are part of what is known as the “gig economy” - they contract with companies for work that is typically part-time and non-permanent. The “gig economy” is not just employee-driven - it also appeals to...

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Seven Facts About Urine Drug Testing From Our Partner Quest Diagnostics

Collector during a urine drug test Businesses rely on laboratory-based urine drug testing for its proven methodology, capacity to screen for a variety of different illicit and prescription drugs, and ability to withstand most legal challenges. There are hundreds of urine test combinations which can detect virtually any substance for which you may need to test, with the sensitivity to meet your...

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Santa Has Been Checking Backgrounds for YEARS!

Background checks are nothing new. In fact, Santa has been doing them for centuries. He makes a list, and he checks it twice - He’s gonna find out who’s naughty and nice. Yup, he knows if you’ve been bad or good - So, be good for goodness sake! (Unless you want a lump of coal in your stocking!) Santa might look like a jolly, easygoing guy, but he never takes a chance. He thoroughly vetted Dasher...

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TV Shows Give The Wrong Impression About Background Checks

If you’re a fan of reality shows and crime shows, you might notice how “easy” it seems to access information on the Internet about people suspected of wrongdoing. Unfortunately, this leads people to believe they can find out what they need to know about others by simply doing Google searches or even paying online companies who promise access to databases. The facts are: you can’t be sure such...

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What’s important to you?

Accuracy? Cost? Turnaround time? Customer Service? Does your company conduct employee background checks? Most likely all of the above is important to you. Accuracy is a MUST! All reports need to be FCRA compliant. Cost is important of course. Sometimes you get what you pay for, and sometimes less. Turnaround time is so important because you need to hire someone. Customer Service is also important...

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