Vol. 004
Human Resource and Security Insights for Professionals
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Highlights this Edition

Highlights in this edition include AARP's commentary on travel for 2021, new work stoppage tactics, and a PBSA milestone!

AARP - What Travel Looks Like for 2021
Travel has been at a near standstill for much of 2020, thanks to the pandemic, which has kept millions of Americans home for months on end, their vacations canceled or delayed indefinitely. The COVID-19 outbreak has resulted in more than $500 billion in losses for the U.S. travel economy so far, according to the U.S. Travel Association, an industry advocacy group.


PBSA Accreditation a Milestone to Remember for ISB Global Services US Operations
ISB Global Services is proud to announce that the Professional Background Screening Association (PBSAŽ) Background Screening Credentialing Council (BSCC) has determined that ISB's United States division has successfully demonstrated compliance with the Background Screening Agency Accreditation Program (BSAAP). ISB will now be formally recognized as a BSCC-Accredited background screening provider for it's United States division.


New Tactics Emerge During Labor Negotiations
Corporations and their workforces have been forced to adapt in an instant with the arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic. In order to maintain their duty of care obligations, employers have had to implement changes to protect entire fleets of staff.


"Fast service. 10 out of 10."

Debbie McGowan
Aviva Canada


of employers surveyed by HR.com reported that their companies conduct at least one type of employment background screening check.


Who We Are

AFIMAC Global provides security, crisis response, investigations, labor dispute and business continuity services for public and private sector organizations worldwide. For the past 30 years, AFIMAC has provided full-service crisis response teams for governments and Fortune 500 companies experiencing emergencies of all types.

ISB Global Services is a trusted provider of background checks, driver qualification systems, supply chain security programs, insurance technology, insurance-related documents and insurance-specific investigative services for small, medium and large-sized institutions.

FocusPoint International is in the business of identifying threats, mitigating risks, and responding to crises events impacting multinational organizations and individuals engaged in global business and leisure travel.

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