The benefits of background screening
May 2019, Managed Integrity Evaluation, Editor's Choice, Security Services & Risk Management
Companies need to be more vigilant about the people they employ by making sure comprehensive background screening checks are conducted.
People risk in 2019
February 2019, Security Services & Risk Management
Artificial intelligence has been around for some time now, but the ‘human element’ is going to cause some disruption in the more traditional HR space.
Trust, but verify
May 2018, LexisNexis, Managed Integrity Evaluation, Editor's Choice, Security Services & Risk Management
Employee screening is not a new discipline, but the options have grown to assist HR in making the right hiring decision.
Polygraphing versus voice analysis
May 2018, Security Services & Risk Management
Hi-Tech Security Solutions asked Jenny Reid, CEO of iFacts for her take on the polygraph and its utility in screening today, as well as voice stress analysis.
Beware of PoPI non-compliance
October 2017, Security Services & Risk Management, Integrated Solutions
Ignorance of the law may not be sufficient to save you from the Act when it comes into operation.
More than verification
May 2017, Editor's Choice, Security Services & Risk Management
Employee verification covers a lot of ground as it confirms people’s identities, qualifications and more, but perhaps it’s time to look a bit deeper.
Trust but verify
October 2016, Managed Integrity Evaluation, Editor's Choice, News
Employee verification has become more important over the years to assist companies in avoiding financial and reputational loss.
January 2016, Products, Security Services & Risk Management
The consequences of public and private sector fraud and corruption include: financial loss, a deep level of mistrust from South African citizens, a decrease in global investment opportunities and long-term reputational damage.
Are your prospective employees really qualified?
November 2015, Managed Integrity Evaluation, Editor's Choice, Access Control & Identity Management, Security Services & Risk Management
Between 6% and 8% of all qualifications are unverifiable. A total of 3%-4% are actually fake or fraudulent, which means that the candidate has supplied an alleged paper proof of a qualification which is actually falsified.
Passport to identity crisis
September 2015, Editor's Choice, Access Control & Identity Management, Cyber Security, News
Scores of South Africans woke up to a disturbing reality recently when the British High Commission contacted them to say that their UK Visa Applications, together with all supporting documentation, had ...
Counterfeit credentials are killing our country
February 2015, Security Services & Risk Management
If it’s true that the buck starts and ends in the boardroom, it’s little wonder that more shameful revelations have emerged from deep within the seemingly shameless public broadcaster.