We advise individuals and organisations on all aspects of compliance, providing firm guidance on the protection of data and breaches of data.
The new rules under the General Data Protection regulation (GDPR) have far reaching consequences with greater focus on enforcement than previous legislation.
It is quite common for ever increasing quantities of personal data being held by organisations and individuals which often places your privacy at great risk if not handled in a proper manner. Such data should be held with your consent and for the purpose envisaged. You are entitled to access your data. The Data protection Act 1988 allows for access to your data and also provides guidance on data protection.
Data breaches caused by the unauthorised loss of data or thereafter into the hands of third parties resulting in fraudulent activity and financial damage.