The best practice is to replicate backups to a remotely located backup device or service on a regular basis. This practice reduces the risk in catastrophic disasters where the entire building is lost.
Short of that, regularly collecting tapes and shipping them offsite to a fireproof -- temperature controlled location is also a best practice.
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