Belmont University Hosts Free Document Shredding Event Aug. 12

Onsite Cintas truck provides safe, secure disposal of confidential information

Belmont University will host a Shred Event from 8 a.m. to noon Aug. 12 on campus in the parking lot behind the University’s Facility Management Services building at 1508 Delmar Ave. This event, being held for the second consecutive year, is free and open to the public.

A number of community organizations and local companies have already signed on to show their support for and participation in the event, including the Edgehill Village Neighborhood Association, Edgehill Family Resource Center, Belmont-Hillsboro Neighbors Inc., District 17 Councilwoman Sandra Moore, District 18 Councilwoman Sandra Burkley Allen, District 19 Councilwoman Erica Gilmore, Belmont Heights Baptist Church, FASTSIGNS 110, R.C. Mathews, Alexander Metals Inc., Barnett Ironworks Inc., Civil Constructors, Concrete Form Erectors, Cumberland Architectural Millwork, Enterprise Electric LLC, J & J Interiors, Kelly Construction Inc., Lee Co., McCarthy Jones & Woodard, RCC Concrete Services LLC and Rio Grande Fence Company.

Through a partnership with Cintas Document Management, documents will be securely destroyed onsite with a mobile shredding vehicle, ensuring secure, confidential disposal of sensitive information. Staples, rubber bands, folders and paper clips do not need to be removed before shredding occurs.

Cintas helps customers comply with the law and fight identity theft by destroying all of the following:

• Invoices
• Bank Statements
• Canceled Checks
• Profit and Loss Statements
• Leases
• Capital Stock Ledgers
• Patent and Related Data
• Computer Printouts
• Market Research Studies
• Customer Lists
• Sales Figures
• Sealed Bids
• Strategies
• Balance Sheets
• Reconciliations
• Audit Reports
• Monthly Trial Balances
• Claims and Litigation Records
• Timecards
• New Product Designs
• Credit Reports and Applications
• Marketing/Advertising Plans
• Medical Records
• Micro Media
• Draft Copies of Letters
• Drug Screens
• Cash Books
• Financial Statements
• Correspondence
• Tax Returns
• Trademark Information
• Complaints
• Blueprints
• Inaccurate Sales Literature
• Contracts
• R & D Information
• Personnel Records
• Memos and Legal Briefs
• Technical Data
• Insurance Records
• Sign In/Registration Forms
• Credit Card Receipts
• And more


Office of Communications
Greg Pillon: 615.460.6645

Belmont University
1900 Belmont Boulevard
Nashville, Tennessee 37212
615.460.6000

About Belmont University

Ranked No. 5 in the Regional Universities South category and named for the seventh consecutive year as one of the top “Up-and-Comer” universities by U.S. News & World Report, Belmont University consists of approximately 7,300 students who come from every state and more than 25 countries. Committed to being a leader among teaching universities, Belmont brings together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service. The University’s purpose is to help students explore their passions and develop their talents to meet the world’s needs, With more than 80 areas of undergraduate study, 22 master’s programs and five doctoral degrees, there is no limit to the ways Belmont University can expand an individual's horizon.

For more information visit www.belmont.edu