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April 10, 2019

Choosing a Record Retrieval Company: Four Hidden Agendas to Look Out For

Record retrieval is an important and time sensitive process. It is critical that you have the utmost confidence that your record retrieval partner is functioning in a neutral environment with privacy and integrity as a priority. You want to ensure that the company performing data collection doesn’t have hidden agendas that could be prejudicial or detrimental to service, quality, your case or to the claimant. . When researching potential options for a records retrieval partner, here are four hidden agendas to be aware of:

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April 4, 2019

Social Media Records: A New Normal in Case Litigation

It’s impossible to avoid the world of social media today and it’s impact on legal proceedings is significant. In fact, over 90% of litigators consider it a best practice to use web and social media content as evidence or research for a case. According to Pew Research Center, the median American uses three social media platforms. Facebook and Youtube dominate the charts, with nearly three-quarters of U.S. adults using Youtube and roughly two-thirds of U.S. adults reported as being Facebook users Other platforms including Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, Linkedin and Pinterest follow closely behind. While these are the platforms making headlines, there are many others that may not garner the same quantity of users but should not be dismissed when collecting records that could help confirm or dispute case facts.

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September 4, 2018

Your Person: What A T-Scan Retrieval Specialist Does for You

 

“What do you do for a living?”

“I’m a Specialist at T-Scan.”

“Oh, okay…what does that mean?

This is routinely how a conversation goes when we tell people what we do here at T-Scan. In its simplest terms, you could say a Specialist is an account manager: we are liaisons between our clients and the company.

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August 7, 2018

Record Retrieval: What’s All This Privacy Stuff?

Privacy has always been important to people. It’s why people close their blinds, tint the windows in their car, or shred their mail before disposing of it. However, as technology evolves and continues to reshape the tools used to process, transfer, and store information, the ways in which we need to think about privacy are becoming more complex.

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July 17, 2018

What Do Record Retrieval Services Have to Do with Pickles?

As I write this, I am staring at a jar of pickles; a large jar of dill pickles, tasty dill pickles.

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