Screening gets more secure

Security checks on the rise, while medical exams decline: StatsCan
By Shannon Klie
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 06/16/2006

The use of police background checks as a screening tool has more than doubled in the past 20 years, according to a Statistics Canada article.

The article, “Screening job applicants,” is based on data compiled as part of Statistics Canada’s 2001

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