Why Use a Secure Record Shredding Service?
May 12, 2017
If your business works with any amount of confidential records or personal information placed on paper, you should strongly consider using a secure record shredding service. If you’re on the fence of whether or not your business needs to implement this layer of security, here are some of the main reasons why most offices use a secure record shredding service.
What does a Secure Record Shredding Service do?
Secure record shredding services do more than just shred paper. By partnering with a reputable record shredding service in Washington D.C., they will pick up your records for shredding, transport those records according to industry and regulatory best practices, and then accurately dispose of confidential records for you. The most common form of record disposal is through shredding and then repulping of the paper shreds to be turned into recycled paper.
Why Should Records be Securely Shredded?
There are a multitude of reasons to have any records with personal information securely shredded. For starters, identity theft criminals, your business’ competitors, or investigators all will look through your trash to find information about your company. By partnering with a secure shredding company, you can avoid these issues and ensure your records are shredded properly.
Why Should I Use a Secure Record Shredding Service?
By using a secure record service, you can rest assured your records will be disposed of completely to prevent any potentially damaging situations. Your records will be stored on your site in lockable bins prior to pick up. Once picked up, the confidential records will be locked in our vehicle and transported directly to our secure warehouse and shredding facility. It’s important to use a reputable record shredding company for this service because you’re responsible for these documents, even after they have left your facility.
BWS is an experienced regulated waste solutions company providing secure record shredding services to any size business in Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington D.C., Delaware, and Pennsylvania. For more information on our secure shredding services, or to get a free quote on our secure record shredding services, give us a call at 800-660-6581 or fill out the form on our website, today!
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