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Setting Up a Data Protection Policy for Your Workplace

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

In an age where information can be shared far and wide at the click of a button, data protection has never been more vital. Breaches of data from your workplace can have dire consequences, including legal implications if sensitive or private information is shared. That is why creating a data protection policy within your workplace […]

Could You Benefit from a Domestic Mobile Shredding Service?

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

If you’ve got piles upon piles of archived or unneeded paperwork in your home or home office, a mobile shredding service is something you may wish to look into. Mobile shredding providers such as Datashredders offer a safe, convenient, and affordable means of disposing of paperwork that you no longer need without risking a damaging […]

What Data Protection Challenges Does the Education Sector Face?

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

It’s not just big businesses that need to be mindful of data protection – protecting the privacy of students and staff alike is paramount in the education sector. Schools, colleges, universities and education centres are obliged to comply with Data Protection Act of 1998, and are just as susceptible to a fine of up to […]

Top 10 Data Protection Dos and Don’ts

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Having adequate data protection in place is critical for any business, as theft of confidential customer data can compromise the business operations, damage the business’s reputation and could even result in a £500,000 fine. The world of data protection can be an overwhelming one, so this quick list of data protection dos and don’ts was […]

Data Protection and the Legal Industry

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Protecting personal and company data is a legal requirement, as outlined in the Data Protection Act 1998. The main piece of legislation that governs the protection of personal data in the UK, it highlights the importance of processing personal data in a fair, private and secure manner. Breaching any terms of the Data Protection Act […]

How Much Time and Money Could a Commercial Shredding Service Save Your Business?

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Protecting your business’s and customers’ sensitive information is crucial, not only to keep your company’s reputation intact, but also to ensure the safety and security of everyone involved.  Corporate fraud and identity theft are two of the fastest growing crimes in the UK, so it’s essential that your business does everything it can to protect […]

Keeping In Line with the Data Protection Act

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

Keeping confidential business and client information secure is paramount in any business. It can be seriously damaging for a company to be in breach of the Data Protection Act 1998, not only financially (fines can reach up to £500,000 for those found to be in breach), but also for a business’s reputation. It is important […]

Fend Off Identity Theft By Shredding These Items

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

The latest statistics regarding identity theft make worrying reading. Cifas, a fraud prevention agency, have revealed that the number of identity theft victims in the UK has increased by almost a third. More than 32,000 people fell victim to this crime in the first three months of 2015, representing a 31% increase when compared to […]

Axo Double Cut Machine Secure Document Destruction

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

At Datashredders we want to make sure that the destruction of your sensitive documents is as secure as possible, whilst also remaining quick, easy and effective. With the old machinery that only cuts the paper once, how can you be sure that your private papers are being disposed of with the utmost safety and security? […]

Datashredders Secure Waste Containers

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

In the above video, you see that Datashredders can supply blue bins, these have been very popular with our regular customers, but are not the most aesthetically pleasing, or in character with the professional business environment. So in the video, we introduce the consoles. Datashredders allow companies to dispose of their confidential waste safely and […]