The Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA®) Background Screening Credentialing Council (BSCC) announced that Chane Solutions has once again successfully demonstrated exceptional compliance methodologies with the Background Screening Organization Accreditation Program (BSOAP) and is recognized as BSCC-Accredited.
Mike Wiley, CEO of Chane Solutions, says, "We are very proud to receive PBSA re-accreditation as it recognizes Chane Solutions' dedication and commitment to serving our clients with the highest quality and compliance standards. This re-accreditation affirms our belief that our first priority is to stay vigilant to an ever-changing landscape, focus on strict compliance and conduct proper due diligence during the hiring process."
Each year, U.S. employers, organizations and governmental agencies request millions of consumer reports to assist with critical business decisions involving background screening. Background screening reports, categorized as consumer reports, are currently regulated at the federal and state levels.
Since its inception, PBSA has maintained that there is a strong need for a singular, cohesive industry standard and, therefore, created the BSOAP. Governed by a strict professional standard of specified requirements and measurements, the BSOAP is becoming a widely recognized seal of achievement that brings national recognition to background screening organizations (also referred to as Consumer Reporting Agencies). This recognition will stand as the industry “seal,” representing a background screening organization’s commitment to excellence, accountability, high professional standards and continued institutional improvement.
The BSCC oversees the application process and is the governing accreditation body that validates the background screening organizations seeking accreditation to meet or exceed a measurable standard of competence. To become accredited, consumer reporting agencies must pass a rigorous onsite audit, conducted by an independent auditing firm, of its policies and procedures as they relate to six critical areas: consumer protection, legal compliance, client education, product standards, service standards, and general business practices.
Any U.S.-based employment screening organization is eligible to apply for accreditation. A copy of the standard, the policies and procedures, and measurements are available at www.thepbsa.org.
About Chane Solutions
Founded in 2006, Chane Solutions was built on the belief that employers understand the value and sensitivity that surrounds one of the most critical and daunting tasks that every company depends upon for success — Hiring the right people.
Chane Solutions is a nationwide leader in criminal background screening, verifications, occupational health and drug testing services. We firmly believe staying compliant and conducting proper due diligence during the hiring process is a first priority. Our team has redefined the standards for hiring employees and has distinguished itself as a leader in managing pre-employment screening programs.
Our team members possess decades of background screening and drug testing knowledge. With in-depth experience under their belts, ranging from ground-level research work to executive leadership involvement, our staff knows important nuances of the screening process across the industry. Our customers receive the fastest and most accurate reports possible while still remaining fully compliant.
Founded in 2003 as a not-for-profit trade association, The Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA) represents the interests of more than 900 member companies around the world that offer tenant, employment and background screening. PBSA provides relevant programs and training aimed at empowering members to serve clients better and maintain standards of excellence in the background screening industry and presents a unified voice in the development of national, state and local regulations. For more information, visit www.thepbsa.org.
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