The Complete Guide to Live Scan Fingerprinting, How it Works, and Why You Need it

Livescan fingerprinting is a procedure in which a person’s fingerprints are scanned. The prints are then digitally encoded and stored on an electronic card called a “smart card.” The live scan process is more accurate than the old process of ink and paper or manual fingerprinting because it captures the ridges of your fingers and the pattern of your skin. The live scan fingerprinting system … Continue reading The Complete Guide to Live Scan Fingerprinting, How it Works, and Why You Need it

Unsafe Work Environment: Know Your Employment Rights

It’s terrifying to consider, but workers’ rights didn’t become a given until fairly recently. Before the organization of labor unions, workers weren’t guaranteed anything. Time off, safety, equal treatment under the law, nothing. Children could work eighty and ninety hour weeks. Railings and other safety measures didn’t have to get put in place. Your company didn’t have to provide you with personal protective equipment when you worked … Continue reading Unsafe Work Environment: Know Your Employment Rights