As privacy protection concerns have grown over the years, the number of shredding and destruction service providers has also increased. But not all providers are offer the same level of security and quality of customer service—in fact, it can vary greatly from company to company, with local providers being the most invested in keeping their clients satisfied. Here are several benefits of using a local shredding and destruction partner for your information disposal needs.
Knowledge and Skill
When it comes to privacy protection, experience and expertise really matter. A local shredding and destruction partner will likely invest time and money to select and train only the highest-quality individuals to handle and destroy sensitive and confidential information. After all, they live in your community too. Unfortunately, not all local shredding and destruction partners have extensive experience serving businesses in a diverse set of industries. One with several decades of experience serving businesses and individuals in your community is best equipped to reduce your liability to identity theft and business fraud exposure.
Enhanced Regulatory Compliance
A local shredding and destruction partner can offer your business enhanced regulatory compliance. Its services are designed to not only meet national privacy requirements, but also to meet California privacy laws—the strictest in the nation. You benefit by having your confidential information destroyed within an unbroken chain of custody that limits your exposure to data breaches and civil litigation. From the use of ISO 9001 shredding processes to the screened professionals that handle your documents, you know your information is going stay confidential during every step of the destruction process.
Local shredding and destruction providers are often fully committed to being a green business. Their business practices have a direct impact on the local environment where they live. The natural result is that certified recycling becomes integrated into the shredding process. All shredded paper is recycled to produce a variety of consumer and business products. In addition to having confidence that your documents are recycled, your shredding and destruction partner is a reliable and trusted resource for recycling the following items in your home or office:
- Light bulbs
- Hard drives and backup media
A local shredding and destruction partner works closely with its clients to develop information destruction programs tailored to their specific requirements. As soon as service begins, you’re provided with access to customer service professionals who work in your town, and who will be familiar with your business. Whether you need a secure shredding solution for your confidential documents or certified destruction of medical X-rays or backup tapes, you can rest assured that your current and ongoing privacy protection needs are met promptly and courteously by staff who know you.
A local shredding and destruction partner understands the value of community and works hard to give back. Whether it’s supporting local nonprofits, sponsoring youth sporting events or providing jobs, a local shredding and destruction partner is an integral part of your community and making it a better place to live.
When it comes to finding an information destruction solution that offers enhanced privacy protection, regulatory compliance, personalized customer service, environmental sustainability and community involvement, you can’t go wrong with a local shredding and destruction partner.
Sentry Storage Solutions offers shredding and destruction solutions to businesses in the Greater San Diego area, and Chula Vista, California. For more information about our services, please contact us by phone or complete the form on this page.