Background Check Policy

Author: Mark Levine, Weycer, Kaplan, Pulaski & Zuber, PC

When to Use This Policy

All employers should have a background check policy for job applicants and employees. An employer may not conduct a background check on a job applicant or employee without notice to and written authorization from the applicant or employee.

Below is a model policy that should be further tailored to fit the employer's specific needs.