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Your Hometown Shredder

Mike Callahan, owner of Document Destruction, is often referred to as the “Hometown Shredder” and has one goal when it comes to business; that is to ensure his Dayton OH / Greater Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky clients are protected when it comes to their...

Records Retention Policy: What Is It? How Can It Save Your Business?

What Is It? A records retention policy is a systematic process that is in place and a part of a written system that allows everyone to know each step to follow in correctly handling sensitive information. The policy identifies documents that need maintained for a...

To Shred Or Not To Shred

To Shred or Not To Shred that is the question, or is it?  More and more companies are moving towards a policy that has received the coined term of “Shred-All.”  Sounds simple right! Yes, it is, and that is the entire point. While in the past companies set...

Chain of Custody – Why You Need It

The safety and security of proper document destruction can be wholly disarmed if not adequately documented. Therefore the Chain of Custody (CoC) is a critical document that you should retain for each document destruction service date. The Purpose The CoC provides a...

Why use a professional, hometown shredding company?

Why use a professional, hometown shredding company? Because we are dedicated to giving our customers peace of mind. At Document Destruction, seeing is always believing. Not only will we come to your office to dispose of your confidential paper records, but we’ll shred...

Tax Season – What to Store and What to Shred

You’re knee deep in taxes for yourself and/or your home-based business, busily sorting through stacks of paper, organizing and trying to declutter and it’s easy to get stressed and just want to toss everything in the trash.  Before you do it is important to know that,...

Identity Theft: It Could Happen To You

In a single year, nearly three million Americans will have their identities stolen.   If you think you would never be a target for identity theft, you are mistaken. Victims span every age, race, location, and income level.  Fraud can happen from stolen personal...

Corporate Security Risks

Corporate security has never been more critical.  With the evolution of technology enabling the rapid sharing of information, companies now require data security equal or better than their physical security.  Scandals such as the Snowden incident and the cyber attack...

What Happens After You Shred?

You’ve brought in the experts to shred your confidential documents, but then you wonder—what happens to all that paper now? Where does it go? The short answer is that all shredded paper is recycled. All paper is made of fibers. The longer the fiber, the more valuable...