A specialized team with cutting-edge technology to do the legwork for you
Our specialized division, GCS Field Research, is a leading provider of compliance audit solutions that can bring everything together in one place. This helps you streamline processes, prevent duplication and simplify compliance without compromising your customers' experience.
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Be vigilant and stay compliant while improving customer experiences
Being compliant shouldn't stop you from delivering a seamless customer experience. With our highly detailed and objective assessment, you get the best of both worlds by giving your customers enough reasons to trust your brand; thereby, improving customer experience.
Build Brand Reputation
Successful businesses are built on trust. Staying compliant signifies your company has done its due diligence when adhering to laws, policies and standards, resulting in a stronger reputation and trust in your brand.
As the compliance rule book continues to grow, non-adherence can open you up to risks beyond just fines. An effective compliance program mitigates risks by preventing possible events from negatively affecting your business.
Gain Better Insights
You can only manage what you measure. Third-party auditing programs give you visibility into your business from a compliance standpoint, so you can effectively direct and control your operations.
Programs tailored to your industry
Every industry has its own set of policies, laws and regulations to adhere to. Our in-house team of experts works relentlessly with you to understand the key drivers and tailor programs specific to your business needs.
Safeguard your brand and business by keeping operating standards, laws and regulations front and center. These programs are designed to help your brand monitor compliance and enforce employee accountability for standards, including age-restricted products such as: tobacco, cannabis, vaping products, alcohol, and lottery items.
Prescription Drug Marketing Act (PDMA) Compliance
Ensure customers' safety when it comes to drug product usage by preventing the sale of counterfeit, adulterated, misbranded, or expired drugs. A PDMA audit includes:
- Annual audits
- Storage audits
- Closeout audits
- For-cause audits
Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) Compliance
Conduct comprehensive inspections of business premises to authenticate on-site security and ensure the protection of sensitive financial documents. An FCRA audit report includes:
- Site Security
- Data Storage
- Data Handling
- Data Destruction
Education Testing Audits
Confirm the validity of standardized testing practices at the local, state, and federal levels. An educational audit includes:
- Verifying the access to and storage of test booklets
- Restricting the use of electronic devices
- Monitoring students and proctors, testing seating
- Checking security footage
J-1 Internship Audits
Verify that exchange visitors to the USA from overseas live and work in safe environments. Their sponsors remain responsible for their care while visiting the USA for their internship, short-term assignment, or study program.
Systematic approach to help you stay compliant
External, impartial auditors carry out the audits to help you eliminate bias and keep things fair.
First, we identify vital policies, regulations, laws that your business needs to adhere to achieve compliance accreditation.
We design questionnaires that align with your industry standards to give you a precise, objective assessment of your company's adherence.
Our auditors visit your locations, stores and complete assessment using our proprietary application to provide you with rich data and visual feedback.
We deliver actionable, real-time data in interactive dashboards that allow you to dig into the areas that matter most for your business.
Review & Improve
Ongoing compliance measurement helps you drive continuous improvements to your customer experience.
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