Did Looser Police Checks Compromise Our Security?
It was revealed earlier this year that up to 20,000 people have slipped through the net and begun working with children and vulnerable adults without going through full security checks. Has this put people at increased risk? Here we take a look at how this happened and share our thoughts on how we would have […]
Is the NHS Failing to Keep Patients Safe? Understanding NHS Pre-Employment Screening
The NHS has had a lot of flak recently as budget cuts have meant the level of care has lowered for many. Despite the almost constant news coverage, we try to do our best to keep a level head, remember this is just a small number of cases, and that we’re lucky to have a […]
CBS’ Rachel Bedgood to be Keynote Speaker at the Top 100 Business Women in Wales Awards
We are pleased to announce that our founder and CEO, Rachel Bedgood, has been chosen as keynote speaker at the Top 100 Business Women in Wales Awards 2018.
What is the Senior Managers and Certification Regime, and How Will It Affect My Organisation?
On 4th July 2018, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published changes to the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SM&CR). Here we run through the new changes and what they may mean for you.
Opinion Piece: Should Funeral Plan Providers Be Financially Regulated?
On 1st June 2018, the UK government announced new plans to help stop grieving families from being ripped off. A consultation was launched looking into tougher regulations for the pre-paid funeral plan sector under the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
More Than 1,200 Sex Offenders Removed from Register on Request
When you apply for a DBS check or background screening from CBS, we assess a number of records to create a clear picture of a person’s criminal history, if they have one. This may include current and spent convictions, depending on the screening you select.