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Plant-Based Shredding or Onsite Shredding?

Erik Brown has been working with us for over ten years. Erik has been trained and holds certifications from both Homeland Security and the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID.) The record storage operations for the Federal Government and other large document archiving operations are among Erik’s clients. Recently, many of his clients have begun…

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Crushing Plastic Prototype Casings in Washington State

Our manufacturing client in Seattle is choosing our secure product disposal and destruction service. They are working through a design process, producing injection molded prototype casings that have not yet been patented. Test product samples must be kept out of the wrong hands. It is very important that there is absolutely no chance of recovery.…

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Secure Product Destruction: Texas Style

In mid-December, 2015, our client had 40 pallets of outdated medical prosthetics, silicone breast implants. They had 6000 units with a retail value over $7,000,000 and they needed the product destroyed before the January 1, 2016.  The implants were stored several states away, still in individual boxes, and the client feared that the product could be diverted to some unregulated market or turn up…

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IRS arrests 389 people causing Identity Theft

Protect your social security number.  AT&T and Comcast do not need to have it on their computers in order for you to have a service with them.  Your social security number is for taxation on income. IRS nabs identity thieves in nationwide crackdown By Blake Ellis @CNNMoney February 7, 2013: 3:12 PM ET Watch out…

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Tax Identity Theft on the rise, Protect Your Information!

By ARDEN DALE Financial advisers are seeing more of their clients fall victim to tax-identity theft, which the Internal Revenue Service calls a growing problem. But until recently, many advisers had little experience with the fraud, and even those who haven’t dealt with it first-hand are hearing more about it from colleagues. Thieves use someone…

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How safe are you medical records?

Everyone needs to take an active role in protecting their medical information. How Safe Are Your Medical Records? If you think your medical records are shielded from prying eyes, think again. Health-care providers, insurers, employers, the government, marketers, financial institutions, debt collectors and data miners are among the growing horde that can get access to…

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Privacy and Security Budgets are 1 to 3%

Yesterday we made the assertion that hospital administrators need to take a more serious roll in safeguarding and protecting patient information.  Today, I read that privacy and security budgets are 1 to 3% of the overall IT budget.  Money speaks loudly to where people put their effort and focus. Privacy and security is last on…

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Macy's Day Parade uses confidential material as confetti

Safeguard your information by using American Shredding. We take your shredded material direct to the paper mill where its made into paper towels and napkins. First, We don’t give it out to be used as confetti. Second, we shred the material so that its indecipherable. We are licensed, bonded, and insured. http://gawker.com/5963029/oops-confetti-at-macys-thanksgiving-day-parade-was-made-of-still+readable-confidential-police-docs?tag=thanksgiving Oops. Confetti at…

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Paper Shredding Service

If you need a paper shredding service in California, Nevada, Utah, or Texas, then give us a call.  We can provide onsite shredding with a certificate of destruction.  We are licensed, bonded, and insured. Thank You! American Shredding  www.americanshredding.com  888 777 2099

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