What are the Characteristics of a NAID Hard Drive Destruction Program?
Shred Alaska’s Mobile Hard Drive Destruction is AAA certified by the National Association of Information Destruction, which includes the most reliable methods for the destruction of hard drives and digital media including backup tapes and USB thumb drives. As the largest international certification body, NAID acts as an independent auditor and reviews a company’s compliance checks in 22 critical areas. Each critical aspect ranging from employee background checks to shred size is part of the comprehensive review. Some of the core aspects of NAID certification include:
✓ Annual and Unannounced Audits
✓ Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreements
✓ Criminal Background Checks
✓ Employee Drug Screening
✓ Incident Response Plan
✓ Operational Security Maintenance Check
✓ Operational and Procedure Compliance
More information about NAID certification can be found here: NAID AAA Certification Program
What Benefits do NAID-certified Vendors Provide?
Choosing a vendor should be based on a number of factors, including customer service, reliability, trust. Most importantly, the decision should be capable of standing up to thorough scrutiny if it is put to the test. Some of the main benefits of using a NAID Certified vendor include:
- 3-rd party proof of destruction
- Certificate of Destruction
- Physical destruction of equipment