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Busting GDPR myths with the ICO

With just a few months to go until the GDPR comes into effect, some misleading advice has been circulating about what the regulations really mean for businesses. To sort fact from fiction, here’s our summary of the Information Commissioner’s Office’s useful guidance tackling various myths about GDPR. Myth #1: The biggest threat from the GDPR.

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Why you need to shred unwanted uniforms, ID cards, and clothing

If you make or use branded clothing, or use ID cards to secure your site, the only truly secure way to get rid of unwanted items is through product destruction. Shredding unwanted uniforms & clothing When uniforms and clothing reach the end of their useful life, it may be tempting to dispose of them through.

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Which documents should you shred?

Securely disposing of old documents that are no longer needed ensures legal compliance and makes practical sense. But which documents can you shred, and which do you need to keep? When the new financial year rolls round, it’s only natural to think of clearing out all your old paperwork and stored documents. Anything you no.

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Why use a shredding company?

Although owning your own shredding machine may be appealing at first glance, there are a host of reasons why it actually makes more sense to use an outsourced provider. With so many affordable office shredding machines available, you could be forgiven for wondering why you would need to work with a shredding provider at all..

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Twelve ways you can start preparing for GDPR right now

25th May 2018 will see the biggest reform to Data Protection law in almost two decades, with the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Even though the UK is leaving the EU, Brexit won’t affect the GDPR. The government has already confirmed that businesses still need to comply with the new regulations. Since.

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