The new EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) will mean big changes for firms that gather and use personal data, and these changes are expected to be relevant even when the UK leaves the EU. On May 25 2018, the new EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) come into force. Although the UK is set.
The 1998 Data Protection Act sets the rules for how UK businesses can gather, store and use people’s confidential data. The Act is organised around eight principles of data protection. They include the idea that personal data should be obtained and processed fairly and lawfully, that only the right data should be used, that data.
Our offices will be closed over the festive period on the following dates. Outside of the bank holiday’s our shredding specialists will be available to answer any queries during usual office hours, as below. Friday 23rd December – 8.30am-5.30pm Monday 26th December – closed Tuesday 27th December – closed Wednesday 28th December – 8.30am-5.30pm Thursday 29th December – 8.30am-5.30pm Friday 30th December – 8.30am-5.30pm.
The weeks leading up to and following Christmas are some of the busiest online shopping days of the year including Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Boxing Day Sales and January Sales. It’s easy to get caught up in the marketing hype and, while people have their eyes on the best deals, fraudsters are just waiting to take.
Storing your confidential waste isn’t just about making your workplace appear well-ordered and tidy. It’s more important than that – it’s about protecting your business from data breaches and information leaks that could lead to identity theft and business fraud. An old customer database could form a calling list for one of your competitors, or.