DataShield NAID Certification

National Association for Information Destruction (NAID) Certification

DataShield is proudly accredited by NAID. As a member of NAID, DataShield is held accountable for data security standards in electronic recycling, paper shredding and data destruction. Customers are guaranteed consistent safety practices through mobile and plant-based security audits. DataShield strives to meet the laws and regulations that protect confidential consumer information.

  • FACTA Final Disposal Rule requires the destruction of all consumer information before it is discarded.
  • The FACTA Red Flags Rule requires audits of data-related vendors with access to personal information of customers.
  • Under HIPAA, covered entities may be subject to civil penalties for misconduct of its business associates that lead to a security breach. Working with a NAID certified vendor reduces the risk.
  • NAID certification requires and verifies the media destruction specifications of PCI compliance.

2015-2016 NAID Cert