Implementing Secure Shredding Services Across Newcastle City Council
A number of local councils across the UK have fallen foul of the Data Protection Act and suffered heavy financial penalties from the Information Commissioner as a result.
When Newcastle City Council recognised that the different processes for secure destruction of confidential information being used across their many sites was potentially putting them at risk of a data breach, they turned to Shred-it’s secure shredding service for help. Read their story to discover:
- The data security challenges of a multi-site workforce
- The risks of a lack of cohesion in secure shredding processes
- How outsourcing confidential shredding services reduces risk
- The environmental benefits of paper shredding and recycling