• 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Louisville Paper Shredding Service: Allshred Opens New Office

    If you’ve thought that you’ve seen Allshred Service document destruction trucks diving all around the state of Kentucky, you’re right!   Our trucks have been rolling on the Bluegrass State now for several months, specifically keeping medical and dental offices HIPAA-Compliant. To better service our Kentucky area customers, Allshred Services has opened up an office […]

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