Why Excel is a VERY dangerous software package

‘It’s fine, I have a very cool Excel Tracker’……How many times have we heard this and how many times has this either let us down or the data has come out wrong as we’ve frozen the wrong pane. Excel is often billed as the most dangerous piece of software on the market. There are numerous [...]

Cataphracts new automated service lines

Cataphract are proud to announce that our business evolution continues with the added following features Automated ID Verification through the Keesing Platform. – Instant result You can complete Right to work checks, check for fraudulent and tampered with ID (passport, driving licence, residency cards, work permits and visas) and build an extra layer of security. Do [...]

Vetting Software for List X companies

Firstly, what is List X. List X is a status given to an organisation who hold 'secret' data relating to government sites, and therefore have Security Cleared employees. List X companies can process and issue security clearance themselves. List X companies are typically firms like BT, Fujitsu, Capita, CGI, BAE Systems who are engaged directly [...]

REC Partnership Success Begins

In our last blog update we highlighted we became the only DBS checking & pre-employment screening partner available to all REC members in the UK. First off we got all REC account managers up to speed with Cataphract’s service lines and unique offers, so they can spread the word to the registered firms about our service. We then attended a number [...]

By | August 1st, 2017|Categories: DBS, Vetting, Vetting Software|0 Comments

5 top tips for a fast security clearance application

Cataphract have been processing CTC and SC clearances for over 10 years for major government outsourcers, service firms and technology vendors. Clearance can take up to 3 months after the application is received by the Home Office, so an efficient a fast background check is essential. Here are our 5 top tips to help your [...]

Security Screening and Vetting Software

Managing the screening and vetting process for hundreds or even thousands of engineers, contractors or workers on government projects can be a headache. Especially if tracked by Excel. Currently there are heavy penalties in place for business trying to engage staff on projects when security clearance has lapsed or is still being process, so [...]

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