About CAUSE Certification

Protect Your Family, Protect Your Business!

CAUSE Certification is a program designed to offer service providers a means of hiring safer employees, contractors and subcontractors to safety-conscious consumers.  Annual criminal background checks are required on all employees, contractors & subcontractors following CAUSE Minimum Screening Standards and criminal investigations are compared to the CAUSE Matrix for Certification eligibility.

FREE to consumers, CAUSE Certified Service Providers are searchable by zip code and type of service on the CAUSE website. CAUSE Certified Service Providers can grant their customers unique access to the CAUSE Clearinghouse to view a picture and physical description of the tech assigned to their service work.

CAUSE Certification: Key to a Safer WorkForce

  • Improves Risk Management
  • Minimizes Liability
  • Reduces Negligent Hiring
  • Promotes Competitive Advantage
  • Requires Annual Criminal Background Checks using CAUSE Minimum Screening Standards
  • Background investigations are compared to CAUSE Matrix for Certification eligibility