The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 was designed to increase the accountability of public corporations. Part of this act is retaining all financial documents for a period of 7 years.
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was enacted by the U.S. Congress in 1996. It provides mandatory guidelines for storage, retention and security required for medical information. IQ Storage offers HIPAA-compliance on their secure FTP accounts as an additional add-on, upon request.
The Personal Health Information Protection Act is a Canadian legislation that outlines privacy regulations for provincial health care information in Ontario, Canada. PHIPA is intended to complement the Canadian federal privacy legislation, the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act. These acts restrict the public collection and use of private personal information. IQ Storage offers HIPAA-compliance on their secure FTP accounts as an additional add-on, upon request.