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

  • Where Can Allshred Services Shred Trucks be Found?

    “Do you offer paper shredding service in my area?” At Allshred Services, this is often a question we get asked.  While we’d love to be able to say, “YES!” and offer paper shredding service to everyone, it just might not be possible. The following is a list of areas we offer document shredding service to – […]

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  • Healthcare Company Quest Diagnostics| Data Breach

    From the Associated Press (AP):  Reported on WGRZ – December 13th. Medical laboratory operator Quest Diagnostics Inc. says a hack of an internet application on its network has exposed the personal health information.  This has resulted in a data breach for about 34,000 people The Madison, New Jersey-based company says “an unauthorized third party” has gained […]

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  • Allshred Columbus Passes NAID Audit

    Allshred Services Passes NAID Audit Allshred Services’ Columbus location passed it’s NAID audit last week with flying colors – as if there was any question!  We’ve been NAID-Certified longer than any other document shredding company in the State of Ohio! Every year, NAID requires that its certified members go through rigorous checks to ensure document […]

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  • 14 Tips to Protect You After Yahoo’s Data Hack

    Allshred Services is in the business of preventing identity theft.  We do this by providing our clients with secure document destruction and hard-drive destruction services.  We’re continuously looking for ways to safeguard our clients’ sensitive data – but there are some times that this goes beyond what we can control.  Recently, Yahoo was involved with […]

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  • What Do I Shred?

    What to Shred? A Guide to Document Destruction At Allshred Services, we often get asked “What documents should I keep and what should I shred?”   Well, we’ve made it easy on you by including this fancy little graphic from the FTC.  We’ve also broken everything down for you, here: Save forever Keep documents related […]

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  • Paper Shredding Service Contracts: Read the Fine Print

    The competition within the document destruction industry can sometimes be called ‘fierce.’  Many companies feel they can win business by being the low-cost provider, and sometimes they do.  Upon realizing they’ve priced the service too cheap, they may choose to raise their prices considerably (to make up for their losses) or they may just get […]

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  • Allshred Columbus Employee Interview: Jeren Luken

    This week, the Allshred team had a chance to catch up with the Columbus, Ohio sales representative, Jeren Luken. Jeren brings with him a diverse sales and management background and has been selling document shredding services in Columbus, Dayton and Cincinnati for over a year, now. Do you have any nicknames?  I was nicknamed Bubba by […]

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  • Record Retention Policies for Financial Institutions

    Allshred Services provides document destruction services to banks and financial institutions of all sizes.  We’ve become the experts in this and we like to provide our followers with unique information regarding industry regulation.  The following is from Lexology, Spencer Fane LLP‘s Elizabeth Fast dated July 18, 2016. Record retention sounds like a boring topic until you realize […]

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  • Allshred Employee Interview: Steve Hawes

    Recently, we caught up with Steve Hawes, one of Allshred Services’ longest tenured employees.  Steve started off at Allshred as a truck driver nearly 15 years ago, and has since brought his expertise and love for customer service to Allshred’s sales team as an information security consultant. While Steve is based on our Toledo area office, […]

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