(Oct. 22) CHEP, the Orlando, Fla.-based pallet and container pooling service, has signed the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Mutual Agreement between Government and Employers to follow best-hiring practices, train its staff to uphold high standards and use federal government screening tools to ensure employees are lawfully authorized to work, according to a news release.

CHEP joined 26 other companies from around the U.S. and from a wide range of industries, including transportation, technology and manufacturing, in signing the contract.