At Allshred Services, we strive to be the best document shredding company in the industry.  In order to hold this title, we not only have to provide great paper shredding service, but we also have to stay on top of the latest industry news, laws and legislation, current events and marketplace trends.

Below, you will find news and information pertinent to the industries for whom we provide secure document destruction service, be it the medical industry (HIPAA,) or for law firms and accountants.  Additionally, we’ll often post articles about Allshred Services, in particular.  Be on the lookout for staff updates – and certainly be on the lookout for out shred day event calendar!

News & Events

  • Shred of the Month – Boat Shredding While Allshred Services shreds all kind of material – both on-site and off-site – there are some things that even our shredders can’t handle.  But that’s not to say we don’t enjoy watching our friends at SSI Shredders have fun…Here’s an oldie but a goody! In the meantime, […]

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  • Amazon’s Alexa to Be HIPAA Compliant for Medical Settings

    Amazon’s Alexa to Be HIPAA Compliant for Medical Settings Amazon’s voice technology Alexa, will be HIPAA compliant before using the device to remotely monitor patients in a clinical setting. by Bhawna Kohli – September 26, 2017.  From Newsguards.com. Is Amazon’s Alexa HIPAA Compliant?  Alexa, Amazon’s intelligent personal assistant, has the opportunity to be used in […]

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  • Paper Shredding vs. Recycling – Which is Most Secure?

    Paper Shredding vs. Recycling – Which is Most Secure? From Flagstaff Business News: Shredding companies affiliated with the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID) have access to the shredding industry’s best and most current practices regarding document and data destruction. NAID is a non-profit organization whose mission is to educate businesses, government and service providers […]

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  • Michigan Computer Hack Exposed Nearly 2MM Michiganders

    This article was originally written by Emily Lawler of MLive.com about the recent data hack on the State of Michigan’s computer system.  The original article can be found here. LANSING, MI — A state computer system contained a glitch and may have exposed personal information, the Michigan Department of Technology Management and Budget revealed on […]

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  • Digital Security Risks in the Office

    Do you know where the gaps in digital security are in your company? Gaps in digital security around the office are an information security risk, which can lead to data loss, breaches, unintended violations of privacy laws and more. Here are a few of the more frequent information security gaps in the workplace today, and tips […]

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  • So, the beginning of the year.  It’s often that we hear this question at Allshred Services: How Long Should Records be Kept? While we do not work for the IRS, nor are we CPAs or attorneys, we recommend checking out our record retention guide on the website. Once you have checked out this guide (and it […]

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  • Happy Holidays from Allshred Services

    Happy Holidays from Your Favorite Document Shredding Company At this time, we’d like to step back and take a look at what a wonderful past year we just had.  Here are some of the great things that has happened at Allshred Services in 2016. Expanded our presence into Kentucky with our commercial shredding office in […]

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  • What to Look for in a Paper Shredding Company

    As the premier paper shredding company in the industry, we get asked plenty of questions.  One of our favorites – besides, ‘should I shred my documents?’ – YES! – is: What do I look for when selecting a paper shredding company? having been in the document shredding industry for nearly 30 years, we’ve learned a heck […]

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