Need more information on background checks? Check out these links and PDFs.
United States Department of Labor
Overview of hiring issues straight from the DOL itself.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Up-to-date employment statistics
United States Department of Labor eLaws
Provides assistance for small businesses and workers
Employment Law and Human Resources
Provides resources for small business owners struggling with workforce management
Information about employers and credit reporting from the Bureau of Consumer Protection
The Littler Report
Information on the FCRA amendment and lawsuits targeting background check programs
Fair Credit Reporting Act 0096
Read the actual text of the of the FCRA.
Fair Credit Reporting Act 0111
Read the summary of rights listed in the FCRA.