It is not just paper that has sensitive information. Your hard drives also need to be destroyed before they leave your possession. This is required for compliance with all federal and California privacy laws, including HIPAA. Just deleting files is not sufficient to destroy the information. It's easily recovered with free software.
To be sure the information is destroyed, there is no better way than to physically destroy the hard drive.
The hard drive shredding process focuses on three main steps.
- Pick up or drop off the hard drives.
- Destroyed by an industrial shredder.
- Certificate of destruction for reassurance.
The entire service remains secure and upholds all industry regulations or laws. The shredded remains are then recycled while abiding with EPA and hazardous waste state laws. Rest assure there will be complete compliance and confidentiality.
San Francisco Document Shredding offers hard drive destruction options that can be done on site or at a secure plant in San Francisco. Once there, the pieces are melted down for metal recycling. This is absolute destruction.
And don't forget about all the hidden hard drives in your office.
Copy machines and fax machines also have hard drives that must be shredded before they are sent off to the recyclers. These store digital images of what has been scanned and that information can be recovered.
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San Francisco Document Shredding provides secure and reliable hard drive destruction service options all over the San Francisco area. If you want make be sure all the private information on your hard drive is gone for good, fill out the form to the left or give us a call at (415) 704-8970, for free quotes today!