The Advantage Companies is a NAID AAA Certified Information Destruction Service Provider located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The NAID certification reflects the Advantage Companies competency and commitment to ensuring the security of our customers confidential materials throughout the document lifecycle, from transportation and storage to disposal services.​

The National Association for Information Destruction is a standard setting body of experts in the information destruction industry who have established testing and auditing requirements for consumer protection. The program includes a comprehensive screening process and an audit system to verify all security protocols are in place, with an ongoing unannounced audit program to ensure compliance. A full list of the security specifications can be viewed online at the associations website.

NAID is the only consumer protection watchdog association that audits the qualifications of data destruction service providers around the world. NAID not only helps educate consumers on the importance of document security, but also equips them with a standard for evaluating document management service providers.

Advantage is proud to provide our customers with services that meet or exceed the standards set forth by NAID for regulatory compliance, policies and security.

Advantage NAID AAA Certification Provides:

  • A Globally Consistent Solution
  • Fulfill Vendor Selection Due Diligence Requirements
  • Free Compliance Monitoring/Audit Reports
  • Fulfills New HIPAA Requirements
  • Unannounced Audit Quality Assurance