Garden City Hard Drive Destruction
It is not just paper that has sensitive information. Your hard drives also need to be destroyed entirely before they leave your possession. This is required for compliance with New York and federal privacy laws including HIPAA, and will protect your company from a costly data breach. Just deleting files is not sufficient to destroy the information. It is easily recovered with free software.
To be sure the information is unrecoverable there is no better way than to physically destroy the hard drive. Hard drive destruction can be done onsite or at a secure plant. The pieces are then melted down for metal recycling. This is absolute destruction, guaranteeing your information is safe.
Don’t forget all of the hidden hard drives in your Garden City office. Copy machines and fax machines also have hard drives that must be shredded before it is sent off to the recyclers. These store digital images of what has been scanned and can be recovered.
Electronic data can still be recovered even after it is destroyed, and this is due to improper destruction. Hard drive data shredding ensure complete destruction of all information once stored on the drive.
The process is rather simple:
- Drop off the hard drives or have them picked up
- The drives are destroyed in an industrial shredder
- A certificate of Destruction is sent
A certificate of destruction ensures you that your hard drives were, in fact, destroyed completely. So, you can rest easy knowing you are secure.
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Garden City Document Shredding contractors can shred your hard drives and any electronic media so your discarded data is completely unrecoverable. If you need secure hard drive shredding services on Long Island or in Garden City, fill out the form to the left, or give us a call at (516) 776-9272 for free quotes today!