One of the biggest safety risks for electronic data is the improper destruction of hard drives. If electronics are not properly destroyed, the information on them can still be recovered. This can give thieves and hackers the opportunity to capture the data for malicious purposes. Shred Nations Anaheim has trusted partners that provide secure hard drive destruction services so you know your data will remain completely confidential and unrecoverable.
To protect your electronic files from being extracted from old devices, destroying the entire device is your only surefire solution. Hackers and cybercriminals can extract erased and wiped files from your old electronic devices.
Types of Electronic Media to Destroy
Computers, tablets, and cell phones
Credit and Debit Cards
Hard Drives (including magnetic, rotational, and solid-state)
CDs and DVDs
Thumb / Jump Drives
Compliance and Security with Hard Drive Shredding in Anaheim
Maintaining compliance within your Anaheim business is imperative. Our partners are experts in handling your materials throughout the entire process. Laws such as HIPAA, FACTA, GLBA, and various environmental regulations are upheld the whole time. Plus, you receive a certificate of destruction after the destruction is complete.
The Department of Defense and National Security Agency have set important standards when it comes to hard drive destruction. All the contractors we connect you with will go above and beyond to comply with all standards.
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How Much Does Hard Drive Destruction Cost?
The price range for destroying each hard drive is usually between $5.00 – $15.00. However, pricing can vary based on location, quantity, and more. The number of devices you have can contribute to differences in price–cost per device tends to decrease as quantity increases.
The Hard Drive Destruction Process
Step 1Contact Shred Nations
Request a FREE, customized quote by filling out the form or giving us a call at (714) 462-9222. We can provide you with the best hard drive destruction quotes form reliable, Anaheim-based contractors in a few minutes.
Step 2Schedule Your Service
Choose the service option that works for you. Depending on your area, providers can offer on-site mobile shredding. Gather the hard drive materials that are to be shredded. Be sure to check the required retention period if relevant.
Step 3Destruction is Complete
When it’s time for your shredding day, your provider will securely and properly destroy your hard drives. Afterward, you will receive a certificate of destruction for your records and proof they were destroyed.
How do I request a quote for hard drive destruction services?
You can request a hard drive shredding quote via chat, phone, email, or the form on this page. Our experts are enthusiastic to provide you with pricing and service details.
Can I combine hard drive destruction with other document or data destruction services?
Yes, our partners offer combined services to streamline your data destruction needs, such as document shredding and hard drive destruction.
What types of electronic storage devices can be destroyed?
Our services can securely destroy various electronic storage devices, including hard drives, printers, cell phones, laptops, SSDs, CDs, DVDs, USB drives, and more.
Can your partners handle data center decommissioning and hard drive destruction for large-scale projects?
Absolutely, we can match you with services that can scale to meet the demands of data center decommissioning and large-scale electronic data destruction projects.
Why choose hard drive shredding over other methods of data destruction?
Hard drive shredding ensures complete and irreversible destruction of data, providing a higher level of security compared to methods like degaussing or formatting.
Is there a maximum or minimum quantity of hard drives required for shredding services?
Hard drive shredding services are flexible and can accommodate various quantities, from small batches to large volumes. Providers often offer customized solutions based on the client's needs.
Can I receive a certificate of destruction for hard drive shredding?
Yes, our partners provide a Certificate of Destruction on hard drive shredding services, serving as proof that the hard drives have been securely and permanently destroyed. (Drop off locations do not offer hard drive destruction or a certificate of destruction)
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