Know The Law

AAA NAID CertifiedCompliance laws and increasing enforcement practices are requiring businesses to take action when it comes to protecting customer information. Nearly every document your business produces from forms to emails is considered to be a business document and requires special treatment for proper disposal. EVERY BUSINESS collects information that they are legally required to safeguard and protect. Failure to do so, can result in significant fines in the event of a data or privacy breach. Compliance with established state and Federal laws are monitored by several governmental agencies including : Federal Trade Commission (FTC) , Department of Human Health and Services (HHS), Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

• HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act)
• GLBA (Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act)
• FISMA (Federal Information Security Management Act)
• FACTA (Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act)

By understanding the law, you can protect your business and your customers. Choosing a qualified and certified partner to handle your paper shredding and data destruction is your company’s best defense in ensuring you remain compliant with the ever changing laws. DataShield is a fully compliant AAA NAID Certified  business, we protect your information while giving you the documentation you need for proof of compliance and peace of mind. Please watch the video below to learn more.