Do-It-Yourself Risk Assessment

Is your company at risk of becoming a victim of corporate espionage, fraud, or information theft? This quick self-assessment of your office security will help to identify the most vulnerable areas within your organization!

Answer 'Yes' or 'No' to the following questions. 

Office Document Security

Does your organization...

  • Have a secure means of disposal for confidential information?
  • Have locked consoles for the disposal of confidential documents?
  • Have a Shred-All Policy, ensuring that every document is securely destroyed?
  • Monitor any Privacy Legislation that may affect your business?
  • Regularly conduct security audits of your business?
  • Perform full reference checks when sourcing out new vendors?

Employee Training

Does your organization...

  • Perform full reference checks when hiring new employees?
  • Have easy to understand, written document destruction procedures for employees to follow?
  • Review document destruction policies as part of orientation for new employees?
  • Require all employees to practice a "Clean Desk" Policy?

Off Site Document Security

Does your organization...

  • Instruct all employees on proper document security and disposal when travelling or working outside of the office?

Document Retention

Does your organization...

  • Have an up-to-date document retention policy?
  • Store sensitive documents requiring long-term retention in a secure area, where employees have limited access?
  • Use document storage containers that have a clearly marked date of destruction?

How Safe Are You? Add up the number of 'No' answers.

1 - 3

You are doing a good job monitoring risk. Partnering with an expert like ShredAll will continue to protect your business and your reputation!

4 - 6

You are at slightly at risk for a security breach. Try reading some of our other blogs on how to mitigate the risk of a potential breach.


You are at a significant risk of a security breach. You need to act now; a breach could be detrimental to your business. 

Do you need confidential documents and other important papers to be destroyed? You can count on Shred All Secure Document Destruction for that!

If you would like a free trial of our on-site document shredding service at your office, call 519-418-2448 or Apply Online Today.