GDPR compliance for mobile workers

One of the challenges of achieving GDPR compliance will be securing Personally Identifiable Information (PII) held on laptops and other mobile devices. It is harder to track and at a greater risk of being compromised because it is not behind the company firewall. The solution is to take a strategic approach to data protection and […]

EU GDPR: Beyond Compliance

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is designed to protect individuals’ personal data and facilitate the exchange of information for businesses that operate in the EU. It has new requirements for data collection and processing that include hiring dedicated Data Protection Officers (DPOs) to safeguard personal information of citizens. And those requirements must […]

GDPR series part 6: the guide to implementation

The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force throughout the European Union and European Economic Area on May 25th 2018. This six-part guide will explain the new law, and what businesses need to do to be compliant. The last two articles contained an action guide for businesses looking to prepare (part […]

GDPR is Coming – Why HR Should Have a Key Role in its Success

Exactly who should be responsible for data protection within an organisation?  Should it be a matter for C-level staff only? Or the IT department? The sales and marketing department collecting customer information? Or is it time to appoint a dedicated Data Protection Officer?  The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on 25 […]

How can your meet GDPR requirements?

Approved and adopted by the EU Parliament in April 2016, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) represents the most important data protection regulation change in 20 years. The GDPR replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC and was designed to update Europe’s relationship with data privacy by harmonising the various laws surrounding it, protecting and empowering all […]