4 Ways Augusta Data Storage Can Help with Your Medical Records

As privacy laws continue to change, businesses and service providers who handle personally identifiable information face many challenges in staying up-to-date on compliance requirements. While many healthcare providers have moved to Electronic Healthcare Records, some still have a backlog of older patient records that need to be archived in a storage area or digitized and. . . [Full Article]

5 Ways to Minimize Information Disposal Mistakes

As a business manager or owner, it is your responsibility to properly store and safely dispose of any records containing personally identifiable information. Personally identifiable information is a specific category of information that is associated with an individual person (employee, donor, patient, customer, student, etc) and can include items like:   Social Security Number Passport. . . [Full Article]

Augusta Data Storage Releases 2018 Environmental Report

2018 marked another year of exciting changes and growth for our organization! At the end of last year the ETG umbrella got a little larger as we welcomed our new sister company, A1 Bestway, an agent for Mayflower Transit! In our Data Storage operation, we saw increases in our shredding and recycling segments and capped. . . [Full Article]

Tips to Help You Prep for Bulk Purge Shredding

It’s hard to believe another year is coming to a close. For many businesses, the end of the year also represents an opportunity to plan and prepare for the coming year and to tidy up some of those lingering tasks. One of the most common year-end tasks for Augusta area businesses is planning and preparing. . . [Full Article]

Information Security Threats Likely Happening in Your Office

Managing information security is an on-going process that requires education and understanding from each member of your organization, from upper management all the way down to your part-time employees, and even interns.   From managing personal records via the computer to maintaining paper files, understanding the risks and working every day to prevent accidental breaches. . . [Full Article]