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What’s the best way to demonstrate GDPR compliance?

While there’s no way as yet to gain an official GDPR certification, it’s still important that you are able to demonstrate compliance if you need to. That means developing policies and procedures for handing confidential data, including disposing of documents that are no longer needed. We’re just a few months away from the end of.

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How to destroy a credit card

All credit and bank cards expire at some point – although many people don’t even realise this has happened until they try to pay for something! Others don’t understand that their information can still be stolen and used, even though the card has expired. That’s right – your old credit card still contains all the.

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Mobile (on-site) and off-site shredding: what’s the difference?

We offer two options to dispose of your confidential waste: mobile (on-site) shredding and off-site shredding. Although both are completely secure, the process is slightly different in each case, so one service may suit you better than the other. What happens with mobile (on-site) shredding? We can provide our own bins and bags, or we.

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Your five-minute guide to data retention and GDPR

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25 May 2018, and it tightens up the rules on how long you can keep personal data. We’ve put together this quick guide to help you stay on top of the new regulations on data retention. At the heart of the GDPR is the.

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Shredding standards and accreditations: what do they mean?

What are the relevant standards, accreditations and professional memberships for a shredding provider? And what do they all mean? When you choose a supplier to shred your unwanted documents and other items, it’s important to understand that not every shredding provider is the same. With the forthcoming GDPR tightening up the regulations on how you.

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