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WHAT DOES THE DRUG TEST DISPOSITION MEAN?

Not knowing what your employee drug test disposition means can be frustrating and very confusing.  MBI Worldwide Background Checks and Drug Screening strives to make your drug screening process as seamless as possible, by offering not only the newest panels and products available, but also educating our clients on what to look for when testing an applicant and/or employee.  The …

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The Process of Employee TB Testing

If you are in charge of the Tuberculosis (TB) Testing of employees and job applicants at your company, and are confused and frustrated about the process and tracking of the TB Testing, trust me you are not alone.  As a matter of fact, let me just confuse you even more by telling you that the Step 1 TB Test is …

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MBI Monthly Myth Buster

Facts vs. Myths.  MBI Monthly Myth Buster – December 2019   MYTH : TRUE OR FALSE I can run a background check using the candidate’s nickname. MYTH BUSTER : FALSE It is a common misconception that criminal records are housed by a person’s social security number. The reality is criminal records are stored by name and date of birth. When criminal …

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How Will the 2020 FMCSA Clearinghouse Rules Impact Your Fleet

FMCSA Clearinghouse Rules Will Take Effect January 6, 2020.  Here’s How Employers Can Prepare For This New DOT Regulation. What is the Clearinghouse? A secure, online database that will give employers and other authorized users real-time information about commercial driver’s license (CDL) and commercial learner’s permit (CLP) holders’ drug and alcohol program violations. This is a 3 years transition to …

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Letter From Santa

I guess even The North Pole has a HR Department implementing policy and a drug free workplace.  Santa wants you to know he just can’t eat those edibles, even though they might be considered legal in your state. December 2019 Dear Friends, According to federal DOT laws, one cannot operate A commercial sleigh under the influence of cannabis so my …

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Is Your HR Plate Too Full?

Let MBI Worldwide take the Background Screening tasks off your plate Federal Criminal Search Statewide Criminal Search County Criminal Search County Civil Search National Database MBI Crime Files Sex Offender Registry Homeland Security Search Social Security Number Trace Social Security Number Verification Medtrace (FACIS®- Fraud and Abuse Control Information System) National Practitioner Database Worker’s Compensation Claim History Search Motor Vehicle …

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2020 Begins With a Marijuana High in Illinois

How will the 2020 Illinois’ Recreational Marijuana Law Impact Illinois Business Owners and Employers? Illinois boarded the magic bus this year and enacted legislation that will legalize the consumption of cannabis on January 1, 2020.  Although this law is a long-awaited win for the marijuana loving community, it has brought more questions than answers for Illinois business owners and employers. …

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Career Growth: You Should Never Stop Growing and Learning

On a recent work trip to a SHRM conference, members of my leadership team came up with a nick-name for me. “Tim in Training” At first, I was a little surprised. I have been in my role for some time and I am an innovator in my organization. I thought they were poking fun at me for all the mistakes …