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FirstPoint Background Screening Resources, Inc. is pleased to announce the continuation of our accreditation has been approved after a three year review by the Professional Background Screening Association’s (PBSA) Background Screening Credentialing Council.  This continuation of our accreditation shows that all members of the FirstPoint Background Screening team remain committed to excellence in processes and in adhering to all federal, state, and local regulations. 


The PBSA offers an accreditation program for Consumer Reporting Agencies (CRAs) located in the United States. Governed by a strict and thorough set of professional standards of specified requirements and measurements, the Background Screening Agency Accreditation Program (BSAAP) has become a widely recognized seal of approval bringing national recognition to an employment background screening-affiliated organization for its commitment to achieving excellence through high professional standards with accountability that results in continued institutional improvement.


The BSAAP provides a detailed process for evaluating and improving internal operating procedures that every CRA, and their clients, benefit from. Accredited CRAs have made a commitment to uphold and deliver the highest level of industry standards for the following critical areas:

  • Information Security
  • Legal and Compliance
  • Client Education
  • Researcher and Data Standards
  • Verification Services Standards
  • Business Practices

For more information on FirstPoint Background Screening Resources, Inc., visit or call at 877-4BK-GRND.