EEOC Enforcement Guidance

Update 05/2020

Employers must use the “nature/time/nature” test as described by the  EEOC  2012 guidance  on using criminal records in employment decisions.

Described as a “targeted screen” or “Green factors, this provides for:

1. Weighing the nature of the offense.

2. How long ago it occurred.

3. The nature of the position.

Further, employers must either conduct an individualized assessment OR show that your screening policy makes the distinction between candidates who pose an

A. “acceptable risk” versus

B. “unacceptable risk”

You are required to  prove that the conviction has direct bearing on a candidate’s ability to do the job.

Our  Automated Employment Screening provides an applicant controlled process that allows FCRA compliant background check  forms, and  releases to be completed online by the applicant.

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