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How Do I Know if My Company Needs Cyber Security?

March 24, 2020

These days every business stores data of some kind on their computer systems. You don’t have to be a software company to make use of computer technology, after all. In fact, many companies, both big and small, do the majority of their marketing online and may even sell products and services online as well. Unfortunately, […]

COVID-19: Message to AccuShred’s Valued Customers

March 19, 2020

As a business, we have always been deeply committed to putting our customers, their information, and our team first. Like so many, we have been gaining a new understanding of COVID-19 and how it affects our customers, employees and communities.

How to Protect Your Identity During Tax Season

March 5, 2020

With the arrivals of everyone’s W-2s in their mailbox, you know it must be tax time again. From now until April 15, Americans will be busy filing and hoping to score a big refund. However, for some citizens, they may find someone else has beaten them to the punch, filing a fraudulent claim in order […]

Is Your Fax Machine a Cybersecurity Risk?

February 19, 2020

When you think about electronic devices that might pose a cybersecurity risk due to the sensitive data that they contain, odds are you think of your computer systems and hard drives; however, it’s important not to overlook devices such as fax machines. Despite the age of their technology, fax machines continue to be in heavy […]

7 Surprising Facts About Cyber Security

February 6, 2020

As society becomes more connected with technology in all aspects of life, it means that more attention needs to be focused on cybersecurity. The threat is no longer just a concern for large corporations or financial institutions. Small businesses and individuals need to remain vigilant to protect themselves and their information.

Discover the AccuShred Difference

January 30, 2020

When it comes to running a business, security is an incredibly important matter that shouldn’t be dismissed. Security doesn’t just refer to your physical location — it refers to your data as well. These days, everyone has sensitive data that could compromise the security of their business, their employees, their partners, and their customers. For […]

How Does Data Destruction Improve Security?

January 10, 2020

Physical security is a concern that all organizations have across every industry. It’s why a lot of money is invested in on-site security systems, especially if there is valuable equipment or products being stored. But physical theft isn’t the only thing you need to worry about when it comes to the security of your organization. […]

Cyber Security Best Practices: How to Keep Your Information Secure

December 30, 2019

A hacking attempt is registered every 39 seconds, and the average cost of a data breach to U.S companies is $8.19 million. These startling numbers show just how serious poor cyber security practices can be. Whether you’re operating a startup or a multinational organization, keeping your information secure should be a top concern. Data breaches […]

AccuShred Named Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Northwest Ohio

December 13, 2019

Toledo, Ohio, (December 16, 2019) – AccuShred, a data security and electronics recycling company headquartered in Toledo, was named the Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist at the 32nd Annual National Philanthropy Day Awards luncheon held by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Northwest Ohio (AFPNWO).  The award ceremony honors individuals and organizations who have significantly contributed to the […]

Why is a Secure Chain of Custody Crucial for Data Destruction Security

December 9, 2019

Companies often need to upgrade their IT equipment. The upgrading process involves getting rid of the old infrastructure and erasing the data contained therein. Unfortunately, many businesses don’t know how to dispose of old hard drives properly, and this results in data security issues. Without a secure chain of custody, you can’t keep track of […]

Upcoming Shred Days

City of Sylvania, April 18, 2020

9:00am-1:00pm

Location: Sylvania Municipal Building, 6730 Monroe St. #201, Sylvania, OH 43560

Spring Meadows Financial, April 23, 2020

2:00pm-4:00pm

Location: 7359 International Dr # A, Holland, OH 43528

Horizons Planning, April 27, 2020

3:00pm-6:00pm

Location: 250 W. Eisenhower Pkwy. #140, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
All Days and Details

Testimonials

Dear Potential AccuShred Customer, I never thought that I would ever have the need to outsource someone to destroy my old patient records. After all, my office manager has a shredder by her desk. After reading an article on the ADA’s website about pending lawsuits against dentists who throw out patient information, however, I decided […]

Brad Barricklow, DDS
Brookview Dental

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