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What is the Gangmasters & Labour Abuse Authority?

The Gangmasters & Labour Abuse Authority (GLAA) is a non-departmental public body governed by an independent board. The role of the GLAA is to protect potentially vulnerable workers from exploitation. They do this in six main ways: By disrupting criminal activity in the labour market Identifying and supporting labour exploitation victims Minimising and managing risks.

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EN 15713 and DIN 66399 Shredding Standards - What's the Difference?

Shredding Standards: What is the Difference Between EN 15713 and DIN?

When choosing a shredding services provider to destroy your confidential documents, there are a number of things you should consider. Firstly, any responsible shredding service provider will be fully accredited to keep your confidential documents safe before, during, and after destruction. Some of the key certifications you should look for as a starting point are.

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Shredding Services – Why One Size Doesn’t Fit All

Shred Station is in a unique position in the UK shredding market. While there are many reasons for you to choose Shred Station as your secure data destruction provider, our company size is one of the main factors that enable us to provide top-quality customer experiences. The issue with small shredding companies Small, localised shredding companies can.

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Keeping Data Secure as Lockdown Begins to Lift

The coronavirus pandemic has seen large numbers of UK employees work from home. As lockdown begins to lift, many of these workers will begin to transition back into working environments. During this time, businesses should be vigilant in how they communicate data security to employees. Doing so will avoid any confusion, and also safeguard commercial.

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Let’s Talk Shredders

We understand that, to the average person, shredding isn’t fun. It means hours and hours are wasted manually feeding documents into a home or office shredder, and then worrying about what to do with the bag of shredded paper. While it may not be fun, shredding is important. Understanding the difference between Strip Cut shredding,.

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