Background check

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Term background check
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A check of a person’s identity and previous experience, including where legally permissible, any criminal history as part of the assessment of an individual’s suitability to implement a security control and/or for unescorted access to a security restricted area.

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ICAO (2011) Official definition, Annex 17 (Security)

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