How A.I. Improves Hiring In Transportation And Logistics

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Is transportation and logistics hiring on the decline? This is truck transportation employment in the United States over the past year or so: The good news: From April 2018 until March 2019, roughly 35,000 new jobs were added to the trucking industry in the United States.

Transportation Talks Podcast – Are Your Recruiting, Screening and Retention Programs Optimized for Success?

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In this first edition of the Transportation Talks podcast, Dr. Todd Simo, HireRight’s Managing Director of Transportation and Chief Medical Officer provides a sneak peek into the results of the Transportation Annual Benchmark Survey results. Podcasts Transportation podcast transportation transportation industry

Transportation Safety Policy Update (Podcast)

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The post Transportation Safety Policy Update (Podcast) appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight. Transportation Industry background check background checks background screening drug testing Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations hiring pre employment screening safety measurement system safety regulations transportation trucking vendor workplace safety

Highlights of The 2017 Transportation Spotlight Report

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We are pleased to announce the 10-year anniversary of the HireRight Employment Screening Benchmark Survey and Report! Our transportation industry spotlight report allows us to dive deeper into the key trends and concerns of the trucking and transportation business. The post Highlights of The 2017 Transportation Spotlight Report appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

The 4 Stages of Successful Driver Screening

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Transportation companies that need to quickly identify qualified driver candidates may benefit from a phased or staged screening program. Unqualified candidates are eliminated early in the screening process, so companies can devote their time and resources on the best candidates. Stage One: Candidate Pre-Screening The following initial screens are [.].

Facts and Fiction: Understanding the Electronic Logging Device Requirement

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We’re Positive that Pre-Employment Drug Screening is Changing

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Pre-employment drug screenings have long been a staple for job applicants. Since then, positive test results have steadily declined as people become more aware of screening. The question is, will pre-employment drug screening become a thing of the past? .

The Economic Outlook for Trucking in 2016 [Podcast]

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Keeping Our Children Safe: The Vital Need to Conduct and Enforce Background Checks for School Bus Drivers

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Flying the Friendly—and Safe—Skies

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Each time we fly, it’s SOP to be screened by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to help ensure no passenger will pose a threat to any other passenger, the aircraft, or its crew.

5 Key Reasons to Outsource Driver Employment and Drug/Alcohol History Verifications

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Are Electronic Logging Devices on Track for 2017 Implementation?

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Progress on ATA’s Legislative and Regulatory Advocacy for 2016 [Podcast]

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Understanding the Opioid Epidemic for Regulated Employers [Podcast]

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Podcasts Transportation Industry drug free workplace drug screen drug screen testing employment drug testing hair drug test Opiate opiates opioid crisis opioid epidemic oral fluid drug test urine testingAbigail Potter, Manager of Safety and Occupational Health Policy at the American Trucking Associations, discusses the current opioid crisis in America.

Nearly One in Three Truck Drivers Have Sleep Apnea – How to Protect Drivers and Reduce Risk with Sleep Apnea Testing

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Improving the Hiring Process: FMCSA’s Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse

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Transportation Industry background check background checks criminal records drug screening drug testing employment eligibility employment screening fmcsa hiring pre employment screening recruiting talent acquisition transportation truckingOn December 5, 2016, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) finalized a rule to create a drug and alcohol clearinghouse for commercial driver license holders (CDL).

Combatting Drug Impaired Driving – An Overview of President Trump’s Opioid Initiative [Podcast]

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Department of Transportation’s National Highway Safety Administration and the Trump Administration’s recent efforts to combat the growing use of drug use. Podcasts Transportation Industry drug impaired driving drug screening drug test nhtsa Opiate opioid abuseListen to Abigail Potter, Manager of Safety and Occupational Health Policy at the American Trucking Associations, as she discusses the U.S.

Infographic- What Background Checks are Required for Commercial Drivers?

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Criminal Background Checks Transportation commercial driver background check driver pre-employment screening fmcsa regulations MVR background checks pre-employment drug test trucking background checkHere’s a quick checklist of the basic requirements for pre-employment background checks on drivers mandated by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, including commercial drivers who operate passenger or property-carrying vehicles.

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Using Insurance MVRs for Hiring Purposes – A Risky Practice

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Transportation Industry background screening cra fcra fmcsa motor vehicle records mvr mvrs transportation truckingWhen hiring commercial drivers, motor carriers will routinely contact their insurance agent to have drivers added to their business insurance policy. The agency will then run a Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) to determine if the driver meets the underwriting guidelines of the policy. In some instances, insurance agencies provide the MVRs they ordered to their [.].

Final Trucking Rules Spearhead a Positive Outlook for 2017 [Podcast]

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Transportation Industry American Trucking Associations ata background check background screening compliance drug test drug testing employment screening podcast transportation trucking vendorSeveral important rules were announced at the end of December 2016 that will positively affect motor carriers.

How to screen a security engineer

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Security Engineers require a dedicated screen separate from the other technologies that you use. Screening a security engineer using their resume. Technical screening of security engineering skills using an online coding test. Screening a security engineer using their resume.

Legal Marijuana: The Surprising New Challenge for Employers

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Drug Testing background check background checks background screening candidate experience colorado marijuana law compliance criminal records dot drug screening drug test drug testing health care health care background check healthcare hiring mariju marijuana marijuana laws medical marijuana talent acquisition transportation trucking vendorMarijuana laws are changing across the country, and having a surprisingly profound impact on employers – not just in Colorado.

Combatting Drug Impaired Driving – An Overview of President Trump’s Opioid Initiative [Podcast]

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Department of Transportation’s National Highway Safety Administration and the Trump Administration’s recent efforts to combat the growing use of drug use. Podcasts Transportation Industry drug impaired driving drug screening drug test nhtsa Opiate opioid abuseListen to Abigail Potter, Manager of Safety and Occupational Health Policy at the American Trucking Associations, as she discusses the U.S.

New Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing Programs

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A Three Step Process to Improve Driver Recruitment

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Transportation Industry background check candidate experience contractor employment screening pre employment screening recruiting transportation truck drivers truckingWith today’s shortage of safe drivers the importance of recruiting and attracting drivers to apply with your company has become paramount. It’s a noisy employment market and quality drivers hold the cards to choose who they drive for. So, how do you stand out from the competition?

How Will Trucking Fare in the Second Half of 2016 [Podcast]

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Transportation Industry American Trucking Associations ata background check background checks background screening candidate experience employee background check pre employment screening recruiting talent acquisition transportation trucking vendorListen to Bob Costello, Chief Economist at the American Trucking Associations as he reviews the top trends that will impact freight volume in the second half of 2016.

Driver Medical Qualifications: The Status of FMCSA’s National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners

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Top 10 Most-Frequently Asked Questions About Post-Accident Testing

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Companies that implement an effective post-accident drug screening program can boost workplace safety, save on insurance costs and reduce legal liability and other costs associated with workplace accidents. Drug Testing accident dot drug screening drug test drug testing employment screening medical marijuana transportation trucking

2017 Trends in Recruiting via Social Media

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When HireRight published its first Employment Screening Benchmark Report ten years ago, we did not survey respondents about their use of social media. That’s changed quite a bit, as we’ve seen in HireRight’s 2017 Employment Screening Benchmark Report. It seems odd now, but a decade ago, social media wasn’t even on the hiring map. Social media has become part of the fabric of talent management, and a critical one at that.

Why Motor Carriers Should Start Using Medical Questionnaires?

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Transportation Industry driver pre-employment screening fmcsa highway safety mcs medical compliance specialist medical examiner medical history medical questionairre national registry of certified medical examiners physical exam physical examsWhen the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners was introduced the goal was to improve highway safety and driver health by providing access to high-quality medical exams consistent with Federal regulations and guidelines.

New Proposal Sets a Higher Bar for Bigger Fleets – Is that Fair?

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Psychologists, Morticians, and Massage Therapists – Oh My!

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We’re used to organizations running background checks on employees who work for banks, medical facilities, public and private transportation, schools, and other conventional organizations, but it may also be prudent to consider screening individuals involved in other pursuits.

4 Key Trends You Need To Know When Recruiting For The CPG Sector

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This is compounded by the high turnover rates for the manufacturing and transportation industries. Within the transportation industry, driver turnover rates have been as high as 95%. Are you wondering what the key trends in CPG recruitment are today?

HireRight’s 2017 Benchmark Report – A Trip Around the World

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We’re used to organizations running background checks employees who work for banks, medical facilities, public and private transportation, schools, and other conventional organizations, but it may also be prudent to consider screening individuals involved in other pursuits.

The Evolution of Job Interviews #Infographic

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Some major breakthroughs include: – Advancements in transportation. Infographics infographic Internet job interviews LinkedIn online screening tool smartphone social media the evolution of job interviews

New Marijuana Laws Mean Updates to Drug and Alcohol Policies

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This means that regardless of its legal status in your state, any federal employee or workers covered by federal drug testing programs (for example, the Department of Transportation) are prohibited from using marijuana at any time.

The Payoff of Including Pay Information in Job Postings

Dice

My closing rate has jumped from the mid-40 percent range to 84 percent, so I’ve more than made up for the extra time I spend screening applicants.”.

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