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Right to work checks: why should recruitment agencies be carrying out right to work checks and what is likely to happen if they don’t?

Guest Writer

June 17, 2024

Looking to build trust with your prospective candidates? Read on to explore this guide on how to become the go-to employer for candidates in your sector, written by The Genius Group who are a TrustID partner.

How to Build Trust With Candidates

Guest Writer

March 21, 2024

Looking to build trust with your prospective candidates? Read on to explore this guide on how to become the go-to employer for candidates in your sector, written by The Genius Group who are a TrustID partner.

TrustID gains ISO 27001:2022 certification

Sarah Croft

March 19, 2024

TrustID has been certified for ISO 27001:2022! This latest certification evidences how seriously we take protecting our customers’ data. Read on to find out more from our Compliance Manager.

Identity checks for DBS – Digital identity validation vs face-to-face identity checks

Tony Machin

March 12, 2024

As a certified IDSP, we’re asked lots of questions by employers about what the choice between Digital / remote and face-to-face identity checks really means within the DBS application process. In this blog, we explore 3 of the key differences between the 2 validation methods.

Address verification what, why and how does it work?

David Park

March 4, 2024

Did you know that you can add address verification as an option to our online verification service? But how can address verification support your customer onboarding?

Fraudulent Identity Documents and Modern Slavery

Sarah Croft

February 27, 2024

Modern Slavery is a subject that we are hearing more and more about in the UK. In this guest blog, Tony Dunkerley, a former Police Detective and Force Practitioner on Modern Slavery explores this growing problem and the links with fraudulent identity documents.

Five benefits of identity verification

Sarah Croft

February 1, 2024

In 2023, sixty-nine per cent of organisations reported experiencing significant losses from identity fraud. So, getting identity verification right remains crucial. In this blog, we look at the top five benefits of identity verification.

Fines increase for businesses and landlords who knowingly support illegal migrants

Tony Machin

January 25, 2024

Under the latest government plans, the level of civil penalties for employers and landlords have been tripled. The new penalty schemes come into force in February 2024.

Right to Rent code of practice updated

Sarah Croft

January 24, 2024

All landlords and agents in England have a legal responsibility to prevent anyone without lawful immigration status from accessing the private rented sector. The Home Office have released an updated version of the Right to Rent guide for landlords and letting agents.

Trends in Fraudulent Identity Documents in 2023

Tony Machin

January 15, 2024

At TrustID, we constantly monitor and record the number and type of fake identity documents we detect across different industries. Take a look at our 2023 analysis to learn about the type of documents and sectors are most at risk from illegal applicants.