Tag: pre employment background check

Wolfe Inc. is in the business of providing “Trusted Employer Solutions

All studies show that crime rates increase dramatically in the summer months.  It is important to maintain and have an aggressive drug testing and background screening program to keep your workforce safe.   We also would like to share some useful tips by clicking here to help keep your family safe as well!  If you are […]

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Top 10 Mistakes Employers Make in Background Screening and How to Avoid Them

If you missed our webinar “Top 10 Mistakes Employers Make in Background Screening and How to Avoid Them” you can watch it on our website by clicking here.  Our Background Screening Operations Manager, Joy Osburn shared many ideas for you to check and review in your program.  Please contact an Employer Solutions Specialist at Background@WolfeInc.com […]

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As we look back on 2013

As we look back on 2013 for the impactful events that affected our background screening industry, we see that improvement has been made. E Verify – NC like so many states in the U.S. have made it a law for employers with 25 or more employees (Or government contractors)  to register through the E Verify […]

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How did the Background Screen Process fail in the Navy Yard Shooting Incident?

Can you identify high risk in your workforce According to an article published in SHRM(http://www.shrm.org/hrdisciplines/safetysecurity/articles/pages/employment-screening-fail-navy-yard-shooting.aspx)  Aaron Alexis, who officials say shot and killed 12 people and injured eight others on Sept. 16, 2013, at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., had his federal security clearance renewed just two months before the rampage, despite reports […]

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Are YOU responsible for Keeping Us Safe?

 How did you get to work today? Maybe you rode a bicycle, motorcycle, bus or a car.  You know the roads are clogged with vehicles of every type and we assume people will drive safely. Of course, everyone knows that is not necessarily the truth. Some drivers are dangerous. But what can you do about […]

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Audits make Social Security validation a must.

Social Security Number validation is an important tool in a background screening program. It allows employers to know who they are hiring, and it confirms that the candidate is authorized to work in the United States. That last point is increasingly important given recent workplace audits by the federal government. According to a New York […]

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Better check to be safe

The new tagline that accompanies our redesigned logo uses the phrase workplace protection. It’s about more than being drug-free. Part of protecting your company from adverse situations is being able to make informed hiring decisions. In our view, this means not only drug testing but also screening candidates by running pre-employment background checks. A thorough […]

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