Blog: Eight Privacy Promises
As experts in data protection, privacy and the GDPR, we wanted to share our knowledge with you to ensure your compliance journey is as simple as possible. With a clear understanding, data protection best practice will become a natural part of your organisation’s way of working - a benefit to you and your business.
So take a look over our GDPR and data protection resources below.
Data Protection Act vs GDPR vs UK GDPR : Getting to grips with the changes
Data protection compliance is nothing new. However, it has gone through some monumental changes over the last few years. In this article I tell you the differences between the GDPR and the Data Protection Act 1998. I finish by explaining the differences between the GDPR and the UK GDPR
New video alert: Privacy Promise 7 is International
We’ve created a series of short training videos that break down each of our 8 Privacy Promises. Here’s number seven
New video alert: Privacy Promise 6 is security
We’ve created a series of short training videos that break down each of our 8 Privacy Promises. Here’s number six
New video alert: Privacy Promise 5 is the rights of individuals
We’ve created a series of short animations that break down each of our 8 Privacy Promises. Here’s number five
New video alert: Privacy Promise 3 is Transparency
We’ve created a series of short animation videos that break down each of our 8 Privacy Promises. Here’s the third
New video alert: Privacy Promise 1 is Awareness
We’ve created a series of short animation videos that break down each of our 8 Privacy Promises. Here’s the first
The Privacy Guy – Privacy Promise 7 – International
The rules in relation to personal data are different from country to country. This has the potential to make the lives of some companies complicated. Which rules apply? How can we make compliance easier? How can we make sure that personal information is protected, wherever it travels? What if the way we process personal information is right in one country, but wrong in another?
The age of consent
What is the biggest myth touted about the GDPR? It is, “If you want to use personal information you must have consent”. Why is this a myth? Because what you need is a lawful basis for processing personal information, not consent. Consent is just one of the six lawful bases available under the GDPR.
The Privacy Guy – Promise 6 – Security
You’ve got to keep personal information safe they say. What does that mean? How safe do you have to keep it? And how do I check whether it is safe enough? All good questions. But, you won’t find the answers in the GDPR, or any other data protection legislation. What you need is a little help from real data protection experts like The Privacy Guy.
Once you have requested a free demo, one of our team will contact you to arrange a convenient time for you to try out The Privacy Compliance Hub. The demo takes around 30 minutes and can be completed anywhere as we do this remotely by sharing our screen with you.
You will be guided through the various data protection tools, templates and features, whilst we explain how The Hub would be implemented in your organisation. All of your questions will be answered, ensuring you have complete confidence in our product before you decide whether it is right for your organisation.
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