GDPR

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The May 25th deadline is fast approaching, but its not too late. L&R are here to assist with compliance and assist you in protecting your important information. In recent months we have assisted, Law Firms, Accountants, Care Homes and many other businesses from many sectors with the new GDPR legislation coming into force. Our Document […]

Storage – Scanning – Shredding

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Is it really that time again? Yes, Christmas is just around the corner, the German market is back in Birmingham, which is the ultimate declaration of the festive season being upon us. Archive Storage & Records Management may not be on top of every ones Christmas wish list for but for some practice, office & […]

L&R Announce Exciting Acquisition

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I am delighted to announce that we have completed the purchase of the self-storage and archive management business carried out of 1st Self Access Storage at Arkwright House, Lawden Road, Birmingham, one of the region’s oldest storage businesses. I firmly believe you must keep moving forward, although with this acquisition I had to make an […]

Records Retention Policy

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To shred or not to shred? That is the question. “We only need to keep them for seven years then we can shred them” This may be the case for many people but let’s not forget the destruction of any document is industry specific. Whether you work in the healthcare industry, at a legal firm, or you are an accountant there […]

Risky Business

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Secure Shredding The importance of disposing information securely was once again highlighted last year, when the NHS were fined £200,000 by data regulators. The NHS misplaced sensitive information of over 3,000 patients. Of course this is just one example, worryingly they are all too common. The Data Protection Act 1998 was designed so businesses had […]

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The Paperless Office

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“Will there ever be such thing as a paperless office Steve?” I wish I had a pound for every time somebody has asked me this question! I am not sure if it is completely possible but I do think we will all reduce the amount of paperwork we handle. I believe the answer may lie […]