A criminal record history check is one of the most common elements of an employment background check. In the U.S., for example, a criminal record history background check may include a search of county, state and federal court records for felony and misdemeanor records.read more
Can I Get a Copy of My Background Report?By HireRight
The three National Credit Bureaus and other National Specialty Consumer Reporting Agencies as defined by the FCRA are also required to provide a copy of your background report file annually free of charge, when you request it directly from them.
You can always contact the background screening company directly to ask questions about the information in your background report file and to dispute any inaccuracies.
Understand that not all background screening companies will have information on file about you.
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