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First Advantage to Explore Best Practices for Workplace Protection at HRO Today Forum

ATLANTA, April 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —

Ranjeev Teelock, senior vice president, Industry Solutions, at First Advantage, a global leader in background check and drug screening solutions

Will present as part of “Protecting HR and Our Workforce: A Violence in the Workplace Panel” during the upcoming HRO Today Forum.

Monday, May 6 – Wednesday, May 8, 2019

“Protecting HR and Our Workforce: A Violence in the Workplace Panel” will take place on Tuesday, May 7 at 1:25 p.m. ET.

MGM National Harbor
101 MGM National Avenue
Oxon Hill, Md.

According to the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), roughly two million workers are victims of workplace violence every year. What’s more, homicide is now the fourth-leading cause of workplace deaths, posing a growing threat to America’s workforce. Beyond alarming, the estimated economic cost of workplace violence tops $55 billion, in addition to the incalculable toll of human loss.

During the HRO Today Forum, Ranjeev Teelock, senior vice president, Industry Solutions, at First Advantage, will join a panel discussion about how violence impacts both the workforce and the workplace. Along with HR experts from Fox Rothschild, Independence Health Group, Ecentria and Children’s National Health System, Teelock will share best practices to help protect workers, the organization and the human resources profession if and when violence enters the workplace.

Conference attendees interested in learning more about protecting their workers from incidents of violence are encouraged to attend this valuable session. For event information and registration, visit

About First Advantage
First Advantage provides comprehensive background screening, identity and information solutions that give employers and housing providers access to actionable information that results in faster, more accurate people decisions. With an advanced global technology platform and superior customer service delivered by experts who understand local markets, First Advantage helps customers around the world build fully scalable, configurable screening programs that meet their unique needs. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, First Advantage has offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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