Privacy Policy Template & Guidance

Privacy Policy vs Privacy Notice In data protection programs, the terms privacy policy and privacy notice can often be used interchangeably. In most cases, they refer to the same document, the content of which aims to provide the reader with information about the how, why and what of processing personal data. There are some suggestions […]

GDPR A3 Wall Posters for Offices & Workplaces

GDPR A3 Posters We have now launched 2 new A3 compliance posters in our comprehensive range. Our GDPR Article 5 Principles & GDPR Consent Posters are available to buy now. Both are avaiable separately, or in our duo set which provides a £4 discount against individual purchases. Our exclusive A3 Compliance Posters support your employees […]

DPIA Template for GDPR Compliance

What is A Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA)? Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA) are a requirement of the UK GDPR. The assessment aids in compliance with the data protection requirements and obligations. It’s aim is to help firms identify the risks associated with data processing and those posed to data subjects. Completing a DPIA is […]

Example Information Security Policy Template

What is Information Security? Given the digital scope of business today, most firms are heavily invested in their Information Security programs and procedures. Ensuring that data, systems and infastructures are safe and secure should be run of the mill and a top priority, regardless of size or sector. Information Security in its broadest sense is […]

ICO Marketing Law Breaches

ICO Marketing Law Breaches

PECR Breaches So far throughout 2021/22, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has issued over £1,700,000 in fines for breaches of direct marketing laws. The ICO has powers under the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 (PECR) which enables them to take action to change the behaviour of anyone who breaches the regulation. The regulator’s enforcement […]

How to Write a GDPR Privacy Notice

Art. 13 and Art. 14 of the UK GDPR specify what information needs to be provided to individuals when their personal data is being processed. Art. 13 details the requirements where data has been collected directly from the data subject and should be provided in the form of a Privacy Notice.

How To Write a Business Continuity Plan Template

What is a Business Continuity Plan? A business continuity plan (BCP) is a policy and procedural document that details how an organisation aims to prevent and recover from any potential threats. The scale and scope of the BCP largely depends on the size and complexity of the company itself. The purpose of the plan is […]