Ringing In The New Year – Philadelphia Prohibits Pre-Hire Marijuana Testing

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This blog was originally published in Forbes on December 30, 2021. Philadelphia’s “Prohibition on Testing for Marijuana as a Condition for Employment” takes effect on January 1, 2022.  The aptly named Ordinance requires that most employers rethink their pre-employment cannabis screening policies and act swiftly to remove THC from their testing panels in advance of […]

HireRight Hot Takes: SHRM 2021

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On September 8-12, thousands of human resources (HR) professionals gathered in Las Vegas, Nevada, for the SHRM 2021 Conference and Expo, sponsored by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). The SHRM conference is THE place to level up professional skills, network with peers, gain industry insights, and visit the largest HR expo in the […]

2021 HireRight Global Benchmark Latin America Spotlight

2021 Benchmark: Latin America Regional Spotlight

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Throughout January-March 2020, Latin America experienced heavy recruitment and screening activity, with the impact of the pandemic only becoming visible in late March. Several countries experienced major lockdowns and restrictions on movement, with the greatest impact on screening in Latin America reflected in the verification of education credentials, with many schools operating on reduced staff […]

2021 Global Benchmark Regional Spotlight North America

2021 Benchmark: North America Regional Spotlight

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Looking back on 2020, it has been an undeniable year of change for businesses throughout North America. For many of our customers, the move to remote working was made quickly and had surprising results; a majority found that their employees were able to work as effectively, if not more effectively, than they did in the […]