Document Shredding After Death

When someone close to you passes away it is always difficult to figure out how to handle all of their affairs.  Not only do you have to worry about how to handle everything that they had going on, but you also have to take time out to grieve the...

The History of Shredders

Since paper was invented in 105 A.D. there has been a need to be able to destroy that paper when necessary.  Whether it be a cheesy love letter that someone didn’t want anyone else to see, or a drawing that didn’t quite go as planned, people have been tearing...

Fire vs Shredding

When it comes to handling your secure information it can be quite the pain trying to find a way to destroy everything in the best way possible.  There are plenty of ways that you can destroy your paperwork, but what is the best way for you to make sure...
Hard Drive

The Difference Between Hard Drive Shredding vs Degaussing

It could be devastating to your privacy to just throw away an old computer and hope that no one would try to access your information. Degaussing a hard drive and shredding one accomplish the goal of destroying information, but they do it in different ways. The Importance of Hard...
Review

Shred Nations Paper Shredding Service Reviews

The latest paper shredding service reviews are in, and we’re pleased to say we’re being acknowledged as one of the industry’s top service providers. There are countless shredding companies that take pride in their services and it’s a huge accomplishment to be recognized among the top. When it comes...

HIPAA Rules for Medical Records Shredding

Disposing of your medical records is extremely important because you don’t want any of your information, or your patient’s information ending up in the wrong hands.  Really the only way that you can make sure that your records are destroyed properly is to use medical records shredding.  This will...

Document Shredding Services Matter in 2014

Protecting your identity is more important than ever now in 2014.  There are so many different ways that thieves can steal your identity, you want to make sure you take every precaution necessary to make sure you don’t lose any valuable information.  Something as simple as throwing out a...

Shred Tech Launches Latest Mobile Shredding Truck

Shred Tech has announced the MDX-2 mobile shredding truck. This truck is the successor to the MDX-1. The big advantage of this truck is the ability to change particle size on the fly to a particle that meets the DIN 4 standard (1.9mm x 15mm).  The change can be...

Printable Version for Record Retention

Looking for a cheat sheet for how long to store records? We have you covered. Here is what the average person needs to know in one sheet. Always check with your lawyer and CPA to make sure you don’t need to follow any laws unique to your situation.