Kroll Background America
What is Kroll Background America?
Kroll Background America (KBA) provides background screening services for employers and other purposes. They run background checks to minimize the risk for their clients.
What Information Do they Check?
Kroll Background America gathers information from a variety of sources and creates detailed reports for its clients to help them in the decision-making process in terms of hirings or promotions. They use information that includes but is not limited to the following:
- Criminal records
- Employment history
- Credit checks
- Drug testing
- Academic verification
- Identity verification
- And more!
Information Has Been Misrepresented by Kroll Background America
Errors can be easily made by companies like Kroll Background America due to outdated databases or mixed files.
Thankfully, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has passed the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) that gives you rights against companies like Kroll Background America. According to the FCRA, you have the right to receive a copy of your screening report. Once you receive it, you should scan through the document to ensure that none of the information about you is inaccurate.
If there are errors, you can dispute them directly with the credit reporting agency. The FCRA states that the agency is responsible for rectifying the errors within 30 days. The credit reporting agency is also responsible if a potential employee loses a job based on a false screening report.
Moreover, the FCRA states that the credit reporting agency needs your consent before they can conduct a background check. The screening agency will also be liable if your hiring is delayed because of a false report.
If any of your rights listed under the FCRA are violated, you should take legal action.
Kroll Background America Contact Information
Address: 1900 Church Street, Ste. 300
Zip Code: 37203
Contact number: (866) 541-4024
If Kroll Background America, or any such agency, has violated your rights protected under the FCRA, you have the right to sue the agency.
Consumer Attorneys understand the frustration that an individual has to go through when they have been subjected to misinformation that causes them to lose a job or promotion. Therefore, to make matters easier for the victims, Consumer Attorneys offer free case reviews and will not charge you anything until you win the case.
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