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About InfoLink Screening Services

InfoLink Screening Services is a leading provider of employment background checks, drug testing, physical exams and Form I-9 eSolutions. Since its inception in 1994, InfoLink has grown to become one of the largest and fastest growing employment screening firms in the U.S., and in March 2006 InfoLink became the west coast office of Kroll’s Background Screening division. Kroll Inc., the world’s leading risk consulting company, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE: MMC), the global professional services firm.

Thousands of companies nationwide rely on InfoLink before finalizing their hiring decisions. InfoLink’s investment in technology and commitment to providing exceptional client service, fast turnaround time, legal compliance and accurate reporting is why more than half of the companies that begin using InfoLink each year are referrals.

InfoLink is a founding member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) and the Association of Consumer Reporting Agencies (ACRA). Additionally, InfoLink’s President, Barry Nadell, is co-director of NAPBS and serves as the Board of Directors’ Liaison to the Governmental Affairs Committee.InfoLink is a consumer reporting agency as defined by the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). As such, InfoLink provides employee background checks on job applicants and current employees. InfoLink provides clients with court by court searches of criminal records nationwide providing up to date criminal activity, motor vehicle reports, social security traces, employment credit reports, workers’ compensation filings, employment, education, and professional license verifications, reference interviews, and much more. InfoLink also offers employee drug and alcohol testing, employment physicals, and Form I-9 services.
InfoLink offers a web-based service that enables clients to submit search requests, view work in progress, view completed reports, print reports, and archive reports over our secure website. Archived background check and drug testing reports are available always at the click of a button. In addition, Clients can do statistical reporting, update their account, download new forms, or receive information designed only for clients. InfoLink prides itself on providing the fastest turnaround time in the industry as clients have access to “work in progress” and don’t have to wait for an entire report to be completed to make hiring decisions. Reports are provided generally within 24 to 72 hours, and some services are completed immediately.
Legal Compliance ExpertiseAs InfoLink’s approach to the background screening industry is through its legal compliance expertise, InfoLink stands alone in its knowledge of the subject. Barry Nadell, President of InfoLink Screening Services is a noted expert on the Fair Credit Reporting Act and other legal aspects of background screening. Mr. Nadell has spoken at the national conventions for the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS), the National Human Resource Association (NHRA), and many more. He has been published several times including the California Bar Association Labor & Employment Quarterly, and has been interviewed on radio and television including Bloomberg and ABC World News with Peter Jennings. Mr. Nadell is also the author of Sleuthing 101, Background Checks and the Law.Mr. Nadell’s conference and seminar attendees often learn that their own disclosure forms and other forms and letters – created internally or provided by their current background screening vendor – are in violation of federal and/or state laws. Furthermore, their company forms often unnecessarily limit the background information they are able to retrieve on applicants.InfoLink provides clients with all necessary disclosure, adverse action, and other critical forms and letters they need to be FCRA and state-law compliant.

Client & Association EndorsementsInfoLink’s national growth is attributed to quality service. Several Fortune 1000 companies, along with hotels, hospitals, auto dealers, employment agencies, manufacturers, retailers, distributors, health care providers, and various entrepreneurial businesses rely on the vital information InfoLink provides. InfoLink is recommended by many employment and labor law firms and is the only company of its kind offered as an endorsed member service by several industry associations. 
InfoLink Responsibility, Mission & VisionOur Responsibility: To provide accurate and valuable information quickly and at a reasonable price.Our Mission: To be the standard by which all professional services are measured regarding service, integrity, legal compliance, and client support.Our Vision: To be the leading provider of information, to develop long term partnerships with our clients, and to continually exceed their expectations.