Data protection hasn’t really left the headlines since the GDPR arrived in 2018. Or since we’ve seen a number of high-profile data breaches that have left business reputations in tatters. However, it’s important to remember that data exists in physical form - on paper - as well as in IT systems - and this type of data can present just as much of a risk. From customer lists to credit card information and payroll data, there is a huge vulnerability for any business that doesn’t have effective & secure document destruction methods in place.
Welcome to Shred-on-Site, the UK’s leading independent paper shredding and on-site document destruction company.
We specialise in secure, confidential document shredding services. As principle members of the BSIA we've built a reputation for exceptional customer service, delivering unrivalled value for money through our highly trained personnel and state of the art technology. We carry out secure paper shredding and document destruction services across a wide range of industries from small SMEs and private households through to large blue-chip organisations. No job is too big or too small. We serve local authorities and government departments including NHS trusts, both regionally and throughout the UK. Our three processing facilities in London, Manchester and Bicester support branch offices nationwide.
The goal of a 100% paperless office has yet to become a reality for many businesses - and is unlikely to be achieved in the near future. However, sustainability and reducing the impact that an organisation has on the environment remain key priorities. Not only is paper shredding vital to ensure regulatory compliance - and to protect your business from loss of sensitive data - but it could actually help to minimise its carbon footprint too.
A shredding service has become a no-brainer for most businesses today. The volume of sensitive data that passes through most organisations means that effective security can’t really be achieved without it. Obsolete documents and paper waste offer significant opportunities for criminals and fraudsters, which is why it’s so vital to ensure these are properly destroyed. However, if you’re looking for the best possible security for your business then an onsite shredding service is the best option. Here’s why: