Pre-employment checks

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Pre-employment checks

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Last Published: 06 Dec 2013
Careless approaches to vetting and screening risk employing the wrong people, with resultant damage in terms of increased turnover and costs, and lower morale. They also risk legal challenge, which can undermine an employer’s reputation. This guide draws on discussion with HR professionals and employment lawyers with extensive experience in conducting and advising on recruitment.