lawsuit, background checking, employee screening, HireRight, Blueline Services
Don’t let your rights be violated

Including information in background checks is very important, but excluding information is crucial as well. If certain charges have been previously waived or dismissed it is prohibited by the FCRA for those charges that are no longer applicable to be included in a background check report....

starbucks, background checking, employee screening, fire, hiring, employees, blueline services, total reporting
Starbucks Under Fire

Starbucks is under fire after allegedly denying someone a job based off of faulty background check results. Jonathan Santiago Rosario, the plantiff, is suing the coffeehouse chain for violating the Fair Credit Reporting Act. Rosario said that after applying for the Starbucks job in Castle Rock,...

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Professional Background Checks Are Better

Employment screening is complex, and there are various background check options available to local and state governments.  BE AWARE, not all background checks are created equal.  Local police department searches may be very cost efficient, but the quality and scope of coverage is very limited....

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FBI Background Checks Contain “Huge Gaps”

"Huge gaps" exist in the FBI's National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NCIS), according to an article recently published by CNN. Many seem to agree that the FBI's fingerprinting system is far from fail-proof. One major setback is that the FBI's NCIS check system is "only...

public transportation, car accident, drug testing, background checking, background screening, bus driver, truck driver
Public Transportation Safety Improved

Attention all commercial bus and truck drivers, those who hire them, or anybody who uses public transportation! New protocols have been put in place requiring alcohol and drug testing for all commercial bus and truck drivers. Many are very excited about this change and the increase...

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Teachers Sneaking Across State Lines

"More teachers are having sex with their students. Here's how schools can stop them" This was the title for an article The Washington Post published last year that focused on social media being a gateway for sexual abuse to begin. But USA Today just published an investigation...

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Haunted House Employee Gone Too Far

With Halloween just around the corner, it's everyone's favorite time for all things spooky and haunted. Scary movies, spooky costumes and haunted houses are all part of the Halloween fun. But what happens when that scare factor becomes a little too real? At the beginning of this...

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15 Unbelievable Tenant Horror Stories

There is no denying that there are some crazy people in this world. But just how crazy can people get?? From an in-home bonfire to seeing dead people you won't believe what some tenants have done to their poor landlords! We took some crazy stories from Whisper and...