West Liberty Foods LLC became the first company in the state of Iowa to receive IMAGE (ICE Mutual Agreement Between Government and Employers) certification from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Certification requires employers to undergo a series of procedures to ensure that they do not hire undocumented workers, including:

  • Self-assessments to discover system vulnerabilities
  • E-Verify and Social Security Number Verification Service (SSNVS) enrollment
  • IMAGE Best Employment Practices training
  • Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification audit conducted by ICE