10 Key Considerations for File Collection Audits


As a records management (RM) professional, you know that incorporating file collections—either paper or electronic–into an existing program can be difficult.  So how do you make it seamless?

The key is ensuring that the new records are subject to consistently applied standard RM controls, and conducting a thorough audit of each file collection is a crucial part of that.

To help you, we’ve put together ten essential considerations and action steps you can build your file audit process around.  Originally created for M&A scenarios, this resource applies to any situation where record volumes need to be incorporated into your program.