NCSI’s Mission

NCSI - National Center for Safety Initiatives

To serve as a leading resource in an overall effort to eradicate harm in organizations and communities across the globe through increased awareness, the creation of national standards, and the integration of fully-managed background screening programs.


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The programs and services of NCSI are proven to protect organizations from serious loss. Our shared goal is the overall eradication of harm and loss in organizations and communities.


NCSI's background screening programs are recognized as the "Standard of Care" in the industry and effectively reduce liability exposure in the background screening process.


Each year thousands of organizations save millions of dollars in losses, just by using NCSI’s comprehensive background screening programs.


Alarming Statistics:


Committing to a comprehensive organizational Risk Management program which includes NCSI’s Background Screening services is essential in today’s world:


In our country, 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys are sexually abused before their 18th birthday


Nearly 70% of all reported assaults occur to children 17 & under, with a median age of 9


In 90% of cases, the child is  familiar with the perpetrator, who is often trusted within the community or organization


There are more than 636,000 registered sex offenders in the United States and more than 100,000 are missing or non-compliant


NCSI’s Focus:

We offer a ground-breaking approach to background screening that fully manages the process –start to finish- focusing efforts, systems, and expertise on seven identified risk factors to help client organizations meet due diligence.




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Photographers for Kid Safety has taken important steps to ensure the highest level of safety within our programs. One of these steps is the implementation of a standardized approach to background screening for our members.


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