December DPA Breach Fines
Payday loan companies need to be aware of the DPA and PECR.

December DPA Breach Fines

The run up to Christmas 2013 has shown that the Information Commissioners Office is still busy fining organisations and individuals for breaches of the Data Protection Act (DPA). In December…

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NHS Trust fined £200,000 following data disposal errors
NHS & Healthcare Security : Sensitive data needs proper protection.

NHS Trust fined £200,000 following data disposal errors

Although it has a well structured, well run and reasonably well resourced security management service, the NHS still seems to struggle with some aspects of compliance with the Data Protection…

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Governance failure costs £45,000
Telesales can be effective at promoting your business but you need good governance in place to make it work for you.

Governance failure costs £45,000

A breakdown of internal governance processes has led to the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) issuing a civil monetary penalty (fine) on Tameside Energy Services Ltd, a Manchester based company claiming to…

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