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What You Need to Know about Keeping Confidential Documents Safe during Recovery

Disaster Recovery, Document Recovery

While almost any contractor with the appropriate document recovery solutions could dry and restore your damaged documents, you should not use just any provider. One of the greatest considerations when choosing a document restoration firm is document security. If your damaged documents contain sensitive information, the contractor you choose should hold itself to the highest security standards. By knowing what measures a restoration company should employ, you will be equipped to select one that protects your best interests.

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Expertise of Disaster Recovery Services

Disaster Recovery, Document Recovery

As much as we are loath to think about it, natural disasters do occur. These disasters can wreak residual havoc upon the items one might have stored in the home. Whether the damage is the result of water, smoke, mold or any number of unforeseen occurrences, personal belongings can suffer great harm. Worst of all, critical legal, official or business documents may suffer what appears to be irreparable harm.

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Recovering After a Disaster

Disaster Preparedness, Disaster Recovery

Disasters come at you fast. But then what? Natural events a lot of times happen quickly and unexpectedly and can leave you wondering how to pick up the pieces when you have barely had time to think.

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Sales Tax for Flood Recovery

Disaster Recovery, News, Water and Storm Damage

In a city council meeting in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Justin Shields placed an idea before his fellow council members: people should begin to pay an emergency local-option sales tax of 2 percent extra for the next two years. The money collected would go towards recovery for victims of the June 2008 flood.

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Robots to the Rescue

Disaster Recovery

It is possible that first responders will use robots in the near future. The hope is that the robots can be sent in to survey scenes without using up precious time or putting lives at risk unnecessarily. Robots could enter areas that are contaminated and/or structurally unsound.

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