Ensuring our customers security is core to our business. We offer Secure Media Destruction and Data Destruction. Once destroyed the data can never be recovered.
Whether it’s hard drives, floppy discs, CDs or video/data tapes, every single piece of data that is received by Topwood for destruction is disintegrated beyond recovery.
Topwood provides a number of services, including the destruction of hard drives, whether you would prefer them destroyed on-site or off-site at our secure premises.
It is possible for a single hard drive or disk to contain thousands of files. It is not sufficient for a Data Controller to instruct an IT engineer to wipe information from electronic media. Information can still remain after deletion. For example, emails and online activity are still recoverable by those with the ‘know how’ and motive. There are often news stories involving some kind of data security breach.
Leaving commercially sensitive information, information about your clients, employees or the public on unwanted electronic media can have devastating consequences. Destroying data must be a thorough process and isn’t simply a case of pressing the ‘delete’ key.
The surest way to know that information can never be recovered from electronic media is to physically destroy it.
Topwood are experts in the secure destruction of data. Our low speed high torque industrial shredder cuts and grinds the media into tiny fragments until they pass through a screen (30mm down to 6mm depending on security requirements). Once powder-like the rendered material is sent to a smelter so it can be recycled.
For immediate delivery on any of our secure bins please call 01948 770 152 or request a callback.