Why Is My Background Check Pending

    What does it mean when your background is pending?

    Employers in various industries use background checks as part of the standard employment hiring process. When a background check yields a result of "case pending," it means there is a criminal case that the person hasn't been convicted of yet.

    Are background checks taking longer than usual?

    Most background checks take 3 to 7 business days to complete, but some may take longer. Three common reasons your background check may be taking longer to complete include: We are waiting for a piece of information from you. If this is the case, you should have received a communication from us.

    What does pending mean on HireRight background check?

    Non-cleared results are directed into a 'pending' workflow for you to manually assess and set a final adjudication status. HireRight Adjudication reviews report results against your designated hiring guidelines and identifies those that are 'clear' and those that are 'pending'.

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    How do you know if you didn't pass a background check?

  • Inconsistent employment history.
  • Inaccurate resume information.
  • A criminal history.
  • Negative reviews from employers.
  • Poor driving record.
  • A failed drug or alcohol test.
  • Poor credit history.
  • Can you be denied a job because of a background check?

    Before an employer can deny employment or fire someone based on a background check: Employers must tell the applicant or employee they intend to rely on the background check in taking the adverse action, they must provide the applicant or employee with a copy of the background check, and they must give the applicant or

    What is yellow flag in HireRight?

    Customers who have custom adjudication statuses enabled, the flag and text color can be defined upon account setup. Generally, Red f lag and font indicates review needed. Green check mark means complete. Yellow f lag signifies to take note.

    How long does it take for HireRight to complete background check?

    Depending on nature and scope of the background check your potential employer has requested, an average employment background check will typically take between two and four business days to complete.

    What does it mean when your background is pending? Employers in various industries use background checks as part of the standard employment hiring process. When a background check yields a result of “case pending,” it means there is a criminal case that the person hasn’t been convicted of yet. Are background checks taking longer than…