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  • SHREDability Earth Day Events

    On Friday, April 22nd, SHREDability will be celebrating Earth Day with events in Brooklyn, Manhattan and the Bronx, collecting and shredding confidential documents for members of these communities!     Download our flyer for ...

    Posted at April 18, 2016 | By : | Categories : Blog | Comments Off on SHREDability Earth Day Events
  • Ruben Diaz Jr. Visits SHREDability

    On Monday, April 14, 2014, the workers of SHREDability were honored with a visit from Bronx Borough President, Ruben Diaz Jr. During his tour of the work site, the Borough President took the time to meet each of the workers, and to share his thoughts about SHREDability's mission of sustaining the environment while offering employment opportunities to people with disabilities. We thank Ruben Diaz Jr. and the staff of his office for joining us, and ...

    Posted at March 20, 2015 | By : | Categories : Blog | Comments Off on Ruben Diaz Jr. Visits SHREDability
  • Your Business: Facts About Shredding

    Ponemon Institute has conducted a study on the security of paper documents in the workplace. Details of this study can be found below- just click on the link! Did you know that most organizations shred less than half of all documents containing sensitive or confidential information before disposal? Did you know that only 33% of organizations surveyed collect documents from each office area for centralized ...in-house shredding? This means that in all other cases ...

    Posted at December 11, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,posts | Comments Off on Your Business: Facts About Shredding
  • Keeping Your Identity Yours

    According to the IRS' recently released "Dirty Dozen Tax Scams," identity theft tops the list for 2012. How does that translate to you small business owners? Shredding documents protects the personal information of your customers and employees from the dangers of identity theft. Shredability is certified by the National Association for Information Destruction so we guarantee our service, security and professionalism. Our main objective is to protect your clients ...

    Posted at October 25, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,posts | Comments Off on Keeping Your Identity Yours
  • Financial Documents: What To Shred?

    Did you know that it always a good idea to shred financial documents once the purpose for keeping them is no longer valid? What to shred? Typical documents that should be shredded are credit card receipts, bank statements, financial reports, credit reports, tax returns, payroll stubs, and medical records. Are you protected?

    Posted at September 7, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,posts | Comments Off on Financial Documents: What To Shred?
  • Deleting Simply Does Not Suffice

    With so many stories in the news about digital hacking, companies are learning the hard way that there is still value in keeping tangible documents. Simply deleting files just doesn’t do the job. That information can very easily be recovered and your clients’ identity is immediately at risk. Shredability ensures our customers that your company’s confidential records are protected and handled accordingly. Once they have been shredded there’s no chance of criminal activity in the ...

    Posted at August 13, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,posts | Comments Off on Deleting Simply Does Not Suffice