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The hotel industry has seen a huge number of high-profile data breaches in recent years. Despite this, POS systems and networks continue to be compromised on a regular basis. But many hotel operators also overlook a more common, low-tech threat to their information security: paper documents.
According to Trustwave Global Security Report 2019, 10% of data breach incidents happened in the hospitality industry , resulting in monumental fines and reputational damage for both large chains as well as smaller and single properties.
The introduction of the GDPR has made it even more important to securely store, and destroy private and confidential information. Shred-it’s range of services from paper shredding to hard drive destruction help ensure your organisation stays secure and remains compliant.
In July 2019, ICO fined Marriott International
after the personal information of 500 million customers was compromised
Source: The Guardian
of hotels don’t have a policy for disposing of confidential information on end-of-life electronic devices and 19% don't have a policy for disposing of confidential paper documents
Applies a regular schedule of paper shredding to help keep you protected 24/7.
Ensures data from old computers or photocopiers is irretrievable.
Destroys digital information found on anything from USB drives to CD-ROMs.
Clears out the clutter that can build up when storing financial records with a one-off shredding service.
Destroys everything from employee ID cards, casino chips and playing cards to old uniforms.
In an industry that relies heavily on front desk employees and other customer-facing service representatives, you need to feel confident they know how to identify, handle, and securely dispose of confidential information – whether that information belongs to your guests or your hotel.
This is increasingly important, as 24% of all data breaches are still caused by employee error or negligence .
Our document shredding and hard drive destruction services removes the responsibility placed upon employees to protect your guests, staff and hotel.
Most people fail to identify confidential information correctly. While obvious things like photocopies of a guest’s driving license are quickly flagged, equally common items like a booking confirmation or a reward programme statement might be missed.
If you create, collect, or dispose of these types of documents, you and your hotel could be at-risk of an information breach ––
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Since the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in 2018, reported data breaches have surged by two-thirds, resulting in significant fines and subsequent reputational damage .
41% of UK consumers claim they will never return to a business that has had a data breach .
Ensure GDPR compliance, avoid fines and protect the reputation of your organisation with our world-class paper shredding and data destruction services.
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