Negligent Hiring: Arkansas
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Authors: E. B. Chiles IV, Cameron C. McCree and Amber Davis-Tanner, Quattlebaum, Grooms, Tull & Burrow PLLC
- Arkansas recognizes negligent hiring claims against employers. See Negligent Hiring Claims in Arkansas.
- Employers should take certain steps to avoid liability for negligent hiring. See Minimizing Risks of Negligent Hiring Claims.
- Employers should maintain records of their efforts to evaluate prospective job hires. See Minimizing Risks of Negligent Hiring Claims.