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Apr 02, 2018

Have You Started To Get Ahead on Shredding This Spring?

Now that winter is giving way to the wonders of spring, we can look forward to the coming of nicer weather. With the nice weather comes that other thing as well: spring cleaning. While this isn’t the most anticipated time of the year, it is almost a gateway of sorts […]


Mar 08, 2018

HIPAA Compliance: Are You Aware of Your Legal Responsibilities?

Formed in 1996 and mandated as a federal law, HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act) was established to help prevent fraud from taking place. This act is also designed to protect the personal information of health care patients. Ultimately, the act orders that all health care providers across the […]


Mar 01, 2018

Shredding for Boston Residents

Not Just for Businesses When it comes to document shredding services, many people think it’s only for businesses. As a resident, what could you possibly have to shred? We don’t have large piles of medical records or credit card information after all, so why bother shredding? You most certainly do […]


Feb 10, 2018

What to do with Your Old Electronics

Sooner or later we all end up with an old mobile phone, laptop, TV, or other electronics. Very often when this happens people will simply dispose of them as one does with normal garbage: send it off to the landfill. Unfortunately this is an extremely poor way of dealing with […]


Jan 20, 2018

The Role Security Plays in Your New Business

It’s not shocking these days to discover small companies who have little security measures in place when it comes to the handling of their business information; of course it’s only the case if they feel as though it’s not necessary given their size. Unfortunately, document security is a crucial practice […]


Dec 22, 2017

Secure Your Boston Legal Office with These Tips

If you work at a law firm or are a practicing lawyer in the Boston area, chances are that you understand the importance of confidentiality. You likely also understand the importance of adhering to relevant federal laws including FACTA and HIPAA. While many lawyers recognize the relevance and importance of […]


Dec 12, 2017

Replace Your Recycling Bin with a Lockable Collection Bin

If you visit any Boston office, chances are as you enter and maneuver throughout, you’ll see a blue bin or two. Whether next to the printing/copier machine, beside each desk, or in the lunchroom, any office you enter will have at least one of these. While these bins are of […]


Oct 21, 2017

Shred Event – October 21st

Billerica Highway Division, 250 Boston Rd, North Billerica, MA. Cost is $10/box. Also collecting: Computer Electronics Fee $25 for large, $15 for small (includes monitor, keyboard, CPU). A1 DATASHRED will destroy your computer hard drive. No TVs.


Oct 20, 2017

Residential Document Shredding

Not all sensitive information is found in your workplace. As a matter of fact, a growing volume of personal documents are located among residences in Boston, and throughout the rest of the United States. As identity theft continues to rise, it’s extremely important that you are taking the proper steps […]


Oct 14, 2017

Bedford DPW Shred Event

Saturday, October 14th, 2017 (9:00 AM – 12:00Pm). DPW facility at 314 Great Road, Bedford MA.


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