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Preemployment Screening Categories

All Items: Preemployment Screening

  • Coming Soon to XpertHR

    Details of selected new content that is due to be published on XpertHR.

  • 100+ New Employment Laws Kick in January 1, 2021: Paid Leave, Minimum Wage and Training Top the List

    Numerous legislative changes take effect on January 1, 2021, affecting paid leave, minimum wage rates, training, workplace safety and more. HR should take note of these legal developments and take appropriate steps to comply.

  • Mark Your Calendar: July 1 Compliance Requirements Are on the Way

    Date:
    July 16, 2020

    Numerous legislative changes take effect on or about July 1, affecting minimum wage rates, discrimination, workplace safety, paid leave and more. HR should take note of these legal developments and take appropriate steps to comply.

  • Second Chance Hiring

    There has been an increased push in support of second chance hiring for individuals with a criminal history. XpertHR has a host of resources for employers to consider in evaluating these applicants.

  • Marijuana and the Workplace

    XpertHR offers many tools and resources to help an employer manage marijuana use in the workplace and reduce the risk of liability.

  • Ban the Box

    Date:
    July 31, 2018

    One of the fastest-moving trends in employment law involves the plethora of "ban the box" laws affecting private employers that have sprouted up in many states and municipalities. These laws make it illegal to include criminal history questions on initial job applications.

  • Drug and Alcohol Testing

    It is important for an employer to know what it can and cannot do when it comes to drug and alcohol testing. XpertHR offers a number of tools and resources to help.

  • GINA

    Date:
    August 19, 2014

About This Category

Editor's Choice: HR Guidance concerning federal and state legal requirements on the screening and testing of job applicants.