We will obtain the following information for your background screening:
- Full Name
- Current Address
- Date of Birth
- Driver’s License Issue Date
- Driver’s License Expiration Date
- Class (Operator, CDL, etc.)
- Status (Valid, Suspended, Expired, etc.)
All states have instant access to their driver record or motor vehicle background check records which means our clients can receive the Motor Vehicle Reports back as soon as they are entered. The only exceptions are Alaska, Hawaii, Oregon and Pennsylvania; these requests can have an overnight turnaround.
Background Screening Do’s And Don’ts For Staffing Companies (or any industry)
- Driver Unlicensed
- DWLS/R (Driving while License Suspended/Revoked)
- Failed to Signal Lane Change
- Failure to Carry Proof of Insurance
- Failure to Yield
- Improper Equipment
- No Valid Driver’s License
- OP MV – Operate Mobile Phone in Motor Vehicle
- Passed Red Light
- Reckless Driving
- Stop Signs
- Traffic Control Device/Signs
- Vehicle Stop at Limit Line
- Window Tint
- Combined Hazmat/Tank
- Double/Triple Trailers
- Farm Equipment
- For Hire
- School Bus
- Tank Vehicle
- Transport Liquids or Gasses in Cargo Tanks
- Cannot Drive Class A Buses
- Cannot Drive Class A or B Buses
- Corrective Lenses
- Daylight Driving Only
- No Air Brakes
- Other (Customized Text Including, Alcohol, Interlock, Etc.)
- Outside Mirrors
Terms to Know
CDL-A: A commercial driver’s license which authorizes the use of any combination of vehicle with a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating of 26,001 pounds and has the capability of towing in excess of 10,000 pounds.
CDL-B: A commercial driver’s license which authorizes the use of any combination of vehicle with a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating of 26,001 pounds but cannot tow a vehicle in excess of 10,000 pounds.
CDL-C: A commercial driver’s license which authorizes the use of a single or combination of vehicles with a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating of 26,001 or more pounds but does not meet the definition of the Class A or Class B, but is allowed to transport more than 16 passengers or transports hazardous materials.
Chauffeur: A class of license that authorizes the driver to transport passengers for a fee.
Class E: A non-commercial driver’s license which authorizes the driver to operate taxis or livery vehicles.
Endorsement: The authorization to operate a specific vehicle type other than a basic operator which requires additional testing.
Restriction: The mandate that the driver must comply with specific limitations while driving.