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August 17, 2016

eVerifile’s new program, eShortLine, extends the benefits of eRailSafe to short line railroads – the first unified employee and contractor screening platform of its kind. Rather than dealing with multiple platforms, short line and regional railroad owners can count on eShortLine for all their security needs. The streamlined program combines convenience and trusted expertise to […]

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June 15, 2016

The American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association, also known as ASLRRA, is a trade association that represents the owners and operators of short line and regional railroads. For small communities that dot rural America, these small railroads are the only means of staying connected to the national rail network, giving them access to staple […]

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April 18, 2016

In today’s world, railroads should be familiar with drug testing instances and regulations to help ensure safety and productivity. Operating heavy railroad machinery can produce tremendous consequences if used under the influence of drugs or alcohol. That’s why, it is imperative that railroads conduct drug testing on all employees and contractors. Below, our team has […]

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January 20, 2016

The safety and security of venues and stadiums remains a national security issue. The recent events and tragedies across the world have shown that all stadiums and venues must enhance the safety for spectators and participants at their facilities. Event staffers are often the first line of defense in establishing a secure inner perimeter in […]

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October 15, 2015

Hiring managers face the dilemma of making the best decision when interviewing and hiring potential employees. One of their biggest concerns is finding red flags in the employee’s pre-employment screening or background check. Pre-employment screening encompasses a candidate’s credit record, criminal record, drug test record, education record and past employers. It is important that hiring […]

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August 20, 2015

The importance of creating a valuable workplace environment is integral to a company’s overall success and employee performance. The workplace environment is a key determinant of an employee’s quality of work, productivity level and an organization’s bottom line. To achieve a successful workplace environment, businesses should build a strong communication platform where leadership can communicate […]

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July 15, 2015

When hiring, the key for businesses is to create a mindset where they are focused on investing in prospective employees for the long-term. Below, eVerifile outlines the result of a negligent hire, its impact on a company’s bottom line and how pre-employment screening can alleviate negligent hiring. What is a bad hire? A bad hire […]

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June 16, 2015

For any company, pre-employment screening is a procedure that should be implemented to ensure workplace safety. From the first stage of hiring, employers should conduct background checks in order to gain confidence in their hiring decisions. Below, eVerifile outlines the 101 on background checks, which include: background screening best practices, important guidelines and industry regulations. […]

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May 15, 2015

Individuals who oversee railroad properties have an obligation to their contractors, employees, vendors and the community to ensure proper protocols are implemented for the safety and security of the railroads. After the terrorist attacks of 9/11, railroads tightened their security measures by utilizing a variety of risk management strategies in order to alleviate the threats […]

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February 20, 2015

eRailSafe, the Class I Railroad industry leader for contractor and employee screening, helps protect Class 1 and Short Line railroads by providing a comprehensive safety and security program that includes screening, badging and training. A service provided by eVerifile, the eRailSafe program is designed to reduce the number of potential safety and security risks that […]

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