How long will my background check take during the pandemic?

Several months after COVID-19 hit the India, these delays were largely caused by closures of the courts, government offices, businesses, colleges and universities that background check information must contact to collect background check information. Criminal and civil records reviews and previous employment and education verifications are not as readily available due to closures and remote working. Educational institutions have been severely affected by the pandemic because transcripts and diplomas are easily falsified and cannot be corroborate due to closure of schools. The documents submitted by candidates are not accepted by the employers for education verification at their face value. The fact that trust is a fundamental requirement for any employer-employee relationship which consider implementing screening processes. Here are some questions about an employee that conducted the well round of screening can effectively determine such as:

The candidate identity?

Candidate have any criminal behavior?

Any condition which pressurize the candidate into resorting to fraud?

And many more. Since, many country courts closed due to the pandemic, these background checks well temporarily impossible to conduct. Verifying employment history or educational credentials is a step that involves contacting the business or institution listed on a candidate’s resume. The world is moving towards implementing a strong network of background verification processes that will add transparency and accuracy to its vital aspect of recruitment. As a result, employment and education checks were most difficult to conduct than usual and typically involved at least some delay. Even with stay-at-home orders lifting and business reopening many pandemic related restrictions are still in place. As a result, now employment and education checks were more difficult to conduct than usual and typically involved at least some delay. The database, which we maintain in house, has remained stable and searchable throughout the pandemic and will be available for quick and reliable employee background checks no matter what happens next. Go with VFAST (Background Check Company)

Father’s Day

Everything in life would be meaning less if I didn’t have precious childhood memories. Father’s Day is one occasion which comes with an opportunity to make your father feel special and make him realize that his contribution in the whole family set up. God had sent to us love in various forms and one of them is your father. The love and affection that is hidden in each of his acts is tremendously blissful. Father is a complete package of all the avengers in one. He is the best person in everyone’s life and also the reason of existence. The first super hero that every child come across in their life is a father. The person who first comes to our mind whenever we are stuck in any problem is the father. These lines add more depth to this Father hands are strong. And they’re big and they’re though but when I need help they’re gentle enough. Those special memories of you will always bring a smile. In my heart there is a place that only you can hold. I remember as a child the special way you smiled as you dried a tear or fixed a broken me. Every child needs a gentle hand as they grow. There are various ways of celebrating Father’s Day some of are: Getting for him a mug with picture printed on it, planning a picnic, planning to go out and might play sports at home. Father is one who teaches us the lessons of patience, wisdom and how to care for others. Father are strong for a reason their strength gives us sense of protection. He will be delighted to have a child like you in his life. He is one of the most influential people in our life. The bond is quite an enchanting one! Keep this beautiful bond of love blooming with your kindness and love?

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Local by Vocal

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi was launched Make in India Campaign on 25th of September. It is a vigor to make a call to the top business investors all across the world for investment in India. India is a famous country all over the world for its culture and tradition. The vital components of the Indian Culture are good manners, civilized communication, rituals, beliefs, values etc. Great India can be built by thinking great thoughts, making great policies and implementing those policies with patriotic fervor. To achieve these goals this is so important for India that the human resource must be highly efficient and creative. As we all know that India is a land of huge population that’s why there is a problem of unequal distribution of resources. So the government must take the necessary steps to reorganize the population on sustainable scale to prevent this. The major problem in our country is that lack of job availability. Youth of our country is suffering from employment because of low job availability. There are few changes introduced by the Prime minister to build a great India. Such as fit India movement, clean India green India, Digital India etc. For the development of the country in now a days it is must that we should stop excessive dealing of products from other countries. These days the government encourage local product with low prices due to our recessionary economic problem. Government encourages the people to buy local products even when time become better again, when we can afford to buy imported products, at that time also we should buy local products which are so goods as well as of less cost. There are many people who buys only foreign product. Local products have a great effect on the economy as it helps in increasing the national income and helps us in increasing the economy. People thinks that the quality of low product is not so good and it is fair at some point. But if all the people encourages these product by buying it more than branded or foreign products it’s quality will rise. Than at that time all the people can afford these good quality product in less range. Now a days there are many branded or foreign product are available in market in huge amount as well as in double rates and people hurry to buy it. People buys these products because they are so attractive there packing style was so attractive which brings attraction in the people. In the upcoming time it is important to encourage our local products which helps us increasing our economy.

prime minister Narendar Modi suggests a move on self-sufficiency. He said that now a days every person is spending on their beneficial needs only and they were buying there products from their local. Local is a only medium where every individual is fulfilling their basic needs without spending lot of money. He insists and suggest all the people that in the upcoming period when all things are coming back on track at that time also people should buy local products insist of expensive branded or foreign products. According to him let’s go local: our RBI’s gold isn’t even located in India. But in foreign countries like Russia Germany they repatriated their gold loans.so why can’t we go local?  We barely buy any defense equipment from Indian manufacturers.why not we buy all equipment from Indian manufacturers why can’t we go local?   Our exporters refuses to sell best material made locally but on the other hand he sells foreign product of their tags they increase foreign economy level by doing this why we can’t stop selling their product? People hate companies made in India according to them the products getting from there are local. Reliance is bad but amazon is good why?  There should be official praise of the local folks, if you want us to get local. To make India self sufficient there is necessary involvement is must of every individual.

World Environment Day 2020

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY (Save our Planet)

Every year on 5 June World Environment Day is celebrated. World Environment Day, run by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in an occasion to think about that we all are convoluted part of nature. And also how intimately we depend on it for survival. We all have a part to play huge role in helping to protect and preserve the environment. ‘TIME FOR NATURE’. As we all know that the world now a days fighting a cosmopolitan together and most of the countries in lockdown, due to the absence of human daily activities the air is getting to breathe and clean itself a little. The air we breathe, the water we drink, the food we consume every day are all gifts from the environment. The world environment day is celebrated to remind the people that nature is very precious and not to take nature for granted. Environment is the most important aspects to survive on this planet. It is the only thing that can make life sustainable. Without it we cannot even survive a single day. We all know that global warming is a root cause of the ruin of our environment. Young people of any country have the greatest hope for a positive change in the environment with pollution and global warming. This is especially the day to improve the environment by focusing on the present day environment conditions. It is the need of today to understand the effects of environmental pollution and what should be done to minimize it. Now a days it is so important for all the people to understand the value of nature and how to preserve it. Air pollution is the major cause of global warming because of the problem is reaching a point that where people are not even able to breathe properly. At least we all should have to take small steps to save environment by population reduction, banning the use of plastic and planting trees this can help to avert the running of the environment caused in the last past years.

Happy Mother’s Day 2020

HAPPY MOTHER’s DAY

Mother’s Day Mom, Maa, Mommy is not only a word it is a complex set of emotions, behaviour, protectiveness. All moms are amazing at every stage of their life. Mom sacrifice everything for everyone to make her family happy her children happy. Mother’s day is a celebration of honouring every mother of her motherhood and the influence of mother in the society. Mother makes delicious food for all the family even in holidays she prepare variety of dishes for her family. Even when she is sick she forgets all her problems to fulfil her family needs. Mother never tells her problem to anyone she silently bears everything but never brings the expression on her face in each and every condition she support her child and whole family. Even when the whole world is against you the mother still stand in front of you. She sacrifices her personal needs her happiness to fulfil her family needs to make them happy. She saves money in cutest way she hides it in the boxes in kitchen and gave all her savings when family need it. “The modern mother day began in the United States, at the initiative of Anna Jarvis in the early 20 century.”  There is no holiday on mother’s day she never expects anything from anyone. She is the one who always gives everything to her family without any personal benefit.  We can say that mother means a whole world in her whole world can be seen.

All the mothers are so creative she makes different types of food with little products as well as she handles all the condition of the family very well. Mother means comfort, Mother means satisfaction that in her presence we are always safe. In her arms no one can harm us. When se hugs us when she kiss us on our forehead we forgot all of our sorrows, tensions and the things which pinch us internally. When she touch our head from her hand that was the feeling of heaven. Mother means courage she has gone through a lot of in her life but never stopped to do what’s right. Mother is hardworking, tough, loving. She buys me food from my favourite restaurant she buys me clothes from mall she provides me the best things. Sometimes she is hurt but still stand strong she loves her family. Mom help their children by being a professional organizer. She always correct me when I was wrong. Mom is a personality a creature binding lots of emotions in herself.  I don’t know what I would do without her. She supports me everywhere and in every stage of my life. She gave me life and wants me to live it to the best of my ability…

COVID-19 Alert

What is COVID-19?

Coronavirus disease (covid-19) is an infectious disease which causes respiratory issues in humans. The person infected with this face mild illness of pneumonia, cough, fever, sore throat, and headaches. The people infected with the covid-19 will experience temperate respiratory illness. It is very dangerous for people age above 60-65 and also who are suffering from diseases like cardiovascular disease, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease, and cancer. Covid-19 spreads through droplets of saliva or discharge from the nose when an infected person coughs or sneeze.

Precautions

Masks are effective when we washing our hands with soap about 30 seconds or using an alcohol based sanitizer and not touching your face again and again is the best way to prevent and slow down the transmission of covid-19.

  • Wash hands often. Use soap and water or an alcohol-based hand rub
  • Cover your mouth and nose if you cough or sneeze with the inside of your elbow
  • Don’t get close to anyone who has cold or flu-like symptoms
  • Go to the doctor if you have a fever, cough or feel that it is difficult to breathe
  • If you go to the market, don’t touch animals or anything in the area they stay

So it is important to put your arm on your while sneezing.

As per the latest data from the government, there are total 49,391 cases are present all over the India and 14,182 people are cured and 1694 patient are dead.

Proper Use of MASK.

The best way to prospect yourself and others from this virus is to maintain social distancing.

  • While going out it is necessary to wear a mask it is important before wearing a mask you should wash your hand and after that touch your face.
  • Make sure that your face and nose is properly covered with mask there is no gap between your mouth and mask.
  • Replace the mask as soon as don’t use the same mask again and again.
  • Remember while removing the mask you should remove it from behind do not touch the front of your mask.
  • After using the mask dispose it into the dustbin.

You should remember that if you have any such kind of issues and you are still not maintaining social contact than it is an offense. In India there has been lockdown since from 43 days which causes a large effect on our economic activity.

According to WHO every year estimate 3 million people dies due to air pollution. But now a days there is less pollution in air. Rivers are clean sky is looking transparent.

Problem Faces due to COVID-19 Pandemic

Most of the people has losses their jobs. Most of the poor people are moving towards their villages because they are facing many problems. The people who earn on daily wages they are suffering the most due to this virus. But there is good effect of lockdown on environment such as factories are closed and most of the business are closed. There are fewer cars on road which causes less air pollution. During covid-19 has caused industrial activity closed, cancelled flights, trains and buses.

LOCKDOWN in INDIA

When a government announced a three week lockdown on 24 March 2020 to contain the spread of corona virus in the country. To stop the spread of coronavirus India has done the longest LOCKDOWN which effects a lot on poor family as well as middle class. Millions of migrant workers are struggling to return to their home villages. Because they don’t have money to feed their family to fulfill their daily needs. They are facing lots of problem they even don’t have money to fulfill their essential needs. All factories, shops businesses are closed.

That effect the most on poor people due to loss of livelihood, lack of food, shelter and their basic needs. So due to this lacs of migrant worker has move towards their home villages. On 26 March, government announced a relief package for poor people to provide free food, medical services and to fulfill their basic needs. Farming community are also facing losses due to harvest season. In upcoming period country may suffer due to this economic loss. There are no Workers available easily in field of infrastructure. The lockdown shuts the businesses flights trains and movements of vehicles and people may have cost the Indian economy around 7-8 lacs crore.

We would like to thank our Corona Warriors to save us & our families.

We will Rise & Shine Together Soon… Don’t Worry

#Stayhome #Staysafe

Drug Screening

We make certain that our drug screening and background reports are as detailed and as precise as they can be. Our verification reports will help you make the most up-to-date decision about your potential new hire and guard your business against mishaps.

DRUG TEST

Drug test requirements could be diverse depending on the size of the organization, testing all new employees or re-testing existing employees functional to all.

Why Drug Tests?

For many companies, drug use can affect the safety of the employee under the influence and all of those around them. Drug users lead to display behaviours that may disrupt business flow and routine. Some of these behaviours include absenteeism, paranoia, and/or improper hygiene. Providing a drug-free work sector through proper testing can benefit your organization to avoid potential issues associated with employee drug abuse.

We take the drug testing process seriously, with precision being the utmost priority for you as an employer and for the patron as well.

Education Background Verification

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Education Background Verification
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In the modern age, achieving a degree has become quite common. most of the people who have a degree will eventually need an education background check when applying for jobs. it’s important to understand the aim and therefore the process of how education background checks work.

What is an education background check?

An education background check is employed to verify the training or education for somebody applying for employment. Typically, the check will verify the dates of attendance and whether the degree was acquired. Most degrees are verified by the Admissions and Records office of the varsity or institution. Some institutions use third-party companies to verify education, and should or might not charge a fee. This verification is usually titled as an Education Check or Education Background Check.

How does education verification protect you from education fraud? Let’s check out the essential steps during this process.

  1. Your job listings should require applicants to supply detailed information about their education. Some fields you’ll include are institution name, dates attended, highest degree obtained, and areas of study. Having this information before running a background check will assist you to catch discrepancies between their resume and actual education history.
  2. After completing your interviews and selecting your top candidate(s) for the work, find a service which will perform a comprehensive background make sure to verify the tutorial credentials provided by the applicants.
  3. The background screening company should conduct a radical check to verify that the applicant attended the tutorial institution that they claimed which the institution is legitimate. they ought to also verify the dates the applicant attended the institution, once they completed the coursework and if they received the degree(s).
  4. You should then receive a transparent, detailed report back from the screening company.
  5. Finally, use the background report back to compare what the applicant claims with what they need to be achieved. If you discover any discrepancies, the report will assist you to determine if this is often a deal-breaker or a minor issue.

By completing these basic education verification steps, you’ll verify candidate experience and make sure that applicants have the skill set they have to try to do the work.

Why Background Verification Is Important?

To protect the corporate from various potential risks, a background check is taken into account an important pre-employment screening step before making a hiring decision. Most of the days, companies assume that the applicants are telling the reality on their resumes. Most of the days, applicants are honest but there are few areas where they will hide the reality from you. to make sure that your company is hiring the proper person, a background check must happen.

What is Background Check?

It is a comprehensive review of an individual or the other organization’s commercial records, financial records and most vital of all, criminal records. A background check can include education, employment, credit history, criminal records, license record etc.

Various background check services providers can get you all the knowledge on your current or future employees.

Why Your Company Needs Background Check Services?

Here are some obvious reasons why your company must acquire background check services to make sure sound hiring decisions:

It Highlights Criminal History

One of the most reasons why companies decide for pre-employment background checks is to flag any previous criminal history of the applicant. Knowing an applicant’s criminal history, the employer can make a final judgment. Sometimes, criminal history suggests minor charges on the applicant. However, to make sure whether the applicant is suitable for hiring or not, a criminal history check must happen.

It Avoids Liability

Let’s suppose that you simply hire an individual for the teamster position without running any background check on him. One day, he gets into a serious accident on a busy road thanks to driving under an influence. The police arrest the driving force and it seems that he already had three DUIs within the past. Given the very fact that you simply didn’t run any background check, there are chances that you’ll be considered liable thanks to your negligence.

It Ensures Workplace Safety

There are chances that you’ll conduct interviews with dangerous applicants. From sex offenders to violent criminals, you only cannot take a risk of hiring them. But what if you are doing not run a background check and hire a violent criminal or sexual predator? it’ll compromise your workplace safety. Every employer knows that workplace safety is one among the highest concerns and if it’s compromised then there are chances that you simply are going to be held in charge of it.

Job Competence is vital 

For employers, verifying the claims that are made by job applicants is vital. Let it’s the tutorial qualifications or the other job history, the employer needs a reliable way which will make the screening process a hit. Without background checks, you only can’t be positive about the hiring decisions you made.

It Ensures that you simply Have Made a Right Decision

In the end, it all comes right down to peace of mind. it’s obvious that you simply want your company to thrive which is why you’ll choose the simplest candidates. there’s no denying that employment screening processes are hectic and filled with stress. You undergo such lengthy processes because you would like the simplest for your company. If you would like to form sure that you’ve hired the proper person then running a background check is as important as anything.

Residential Verification

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One procedure which can help any office and association to check and approve a personality is a private confirmation process. This will require a particular report which is a private check structure to procure the significant and pertinent data about an individual or a candidate. 

This structure will fixate on the location and the citizenship of the candidate which should bolster every single other report, for example, his driver’s permit, distinguishing proof cards, legitimate gun bill of offer archives, and his transcripts or school records. 

By utilizing this structure, landowners, directors, managers, school heads, supports, and the state office individuals will have the option to decide and check if an individual is expressing and asserting a genuine and substantial location or property.

Why is Address verification necessary?

  • For completing correspondence with the workers in pre-hiring and post-termination phases. This could cover conveying offer letters, application forms, or final settlement documents and dues. In certain cases, it’s going to be useful for sending out legal notices.
  • As a primary point for querying just in case of absenteeism, disciplinary issues, or any violations. There are cases reported of employees who go missing after defaulting with customer accounts. Address verification will not only prevent such misgivings but also be valuable in finding such defaulters.
  • Helping enforcement authorities just in case of any criminal acts by employees. A verified address supports the police in forward with investigations.

What checks need to be performed during address verification?

  1. The address referenced by the candidate exists or not?
  2. Whether the candidate stays at the referenced address or not?
  3. If the person does not stay current, what was the tenure of past stay?
  4. How does the one that verified the knowledge associated with the candidate?
  5. The verified residence is owned or rented by the candidate?

Address verification is directed through a field officer’s visit to the mentioned address. the sector officer verifies the address details, the tenure of remain, the ownership status and details of other members residing there. If just in case the door is found locked, the officer goes ahead and verifies the small print from people residing within the neighbourhood.

The cost of such a check will typically depend on the remoteness and availability of the area. This check might not be feasible in certain disturbed areas or may cost extremely high.