Allshred Services Acquires All Shred Document Solutions Maumee, Ohio-based Allshred Services, one of the nation’s largest independent providers of secure shredding services, has announced its acquisition of All Shred Document Solutions on April 1, 2019. All Shred Document Solutions, with locations in Indianapolis, Indiana and Louisville, Kentucky, had been in the secure document shredding business […]
Allshred News and Updates
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
Shredding — what is it good for? Actually, quite a lot. Shredders help companies optimize efficiency for the same reason that you think and work better in an uncluttered space. (Rather than an office piled ceiling-high with legal pads and sticky notes and manila folders.) The two basic categories of shredding are onsite and offsite. […]
- November 10, 2017
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! [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unaFyRs9alM[/embedyt] In […]
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 […]
After the Equifax Breach, How Do You Protect Yourself From Identity Theft? by: Anya Kamenetz, Madison.com I want to take this space to explain a little more about the various steps one can take to guard against theft of your money or identity, because it’s been in the news so much lately, and I know […]
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 […]
This article was written by Kelly Phillips Erb, Forbes Magazine Staff. The original article can be found here. Each year, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issues a list of common tax schemes and scams they call the “Dirty Dozen.” Taxpayers can fall victim to these scams at any time, but they tend to peak during […]
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 […]
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 […]
- January 5, 2017
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 […]