Checkr is a background check company located in San Francisco, CA. They are hired by many employers in the manufacturing, healthcare, non-profit, retail & hospitality, and education industries to handle employment screening and background check services.
Some of Checkrs most notable clients include Uber, Lyft, Postmates, Grubhub.
The screening services that Checkr offers include:
Both Checkr and the company that is using the information provided in your checkr background check must make sure the information is accurate. Unfortunately, mistakes on your background check are common. This can be devastating. Luckily, there are laws in place to protect you. The FCRA (Fair Credit Reporting Act) not only protects consumers from mistakes on their credit reports, but also from errors on employment reports.
If your Checkr background check has errors, the first step is to dispute those errors. Make sure you send all of the documentation necessary to show Checkr they have the wrong information, or outdated information. Many times it is a case of mistaken identity. In any case they will have 30 days to correct any mistakes.
If your dispute is ignored or not corrected, and you are unable to get a job or lost your job because of the errors still showing up on your checkr background check, you may be able to sue them.
If you have disputed errors on your Checkr background check but nothing has been corrected, you may have a case. The team at Francis Mailman Soumilas, P.C. is ready to help you fight back. Fill out a free case review form or call us now at 1-877-735-8600 and get free legal help right away. We only get paid when you win your case.