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Subject Access Request 101

Although the following information is factually correct, please don’t use it to make a business decision without prior consultation with our team of data protection and information security experts. It has to be said that the role of the outsourced data protection officer and how best to maintain data protection compliance has been a recurring […]

Data-Protection Impact Assessments

Although the following information is factually correct, please don’t use it to make a business decision without prior consultation with our team of data protection and information security experts. It has to be said that the role of the outsourced data protection officer and how best to maintain data protection compliance has been a recurring […]

UK Data Protection Post-Brexit

Although the following information is factually correct, please don’t use it to make a business decision without prior consultation with our team of data protection and information security experts. It has to be said that the role of the outsourced data protection officer and how best to maintain data protection compliance has been a recurring […]

The Commissioner’s Children’s Code

Although the following information is factually correct, please don’t use the points outlined in this blog as a basis for making a critical business decision, without prior consultation with one of our qualified consultants here at Compliance Direct Solutions Ltd. This code was created to address how to design data protection safeguards into online services […]

Guide to Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations (PECR)

Although the following information is factually correct please don’t use the points outlined in this blog as a basis for making a business decision without consulting with one of our qualified consultants first. Here at Compliance Direct Solutions Ltd, we have recently observed a growing number of businesses approaching us regarding PECR compliance. In response […]

Case Study: Dan Pearce Sells Homes Ltd.

Service: Small Business Solution & Help Desk The following case study is designed to provide an insight into the partnership between Dan Pearce Sells Homes (DPSH) and Compliance Direct Solutions Ltd (CDS). As one of Yorkshire leading estate agencies, Dan Pearce Sells Homes have undergone some serious growth in the last two years. DPSH have […]

5 Compliance Tips When Home Working

Written by Harry Hameed. As life in a coronavirus pandemic start to unfold there are a growing number of people working remotely. With this in mind the importance of data protection and information security has never been more significant. The recent advice from government that people should adopt a home working framework where possible to […]

Keys to appointing your DPO

Written by Harry Hameed. The key things to consider? DPOs or Data Protection Officers assist organisations to monitor internal compliance. They inform and advise senior leadership and the workforce on your data protection obligations. By providing advice regarding Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIAs) they also act as a contact point for data subjects and the […]

Data Protection Audits Explained

Written by Harry Hameed. So then, what is an audit and why should you be doing them annually? For many its the first step on the journey to GDPR compliance for others its an annual exercise to reassure and robust the already embedded GDPR best practise. In basic English, an audit provides a clear and […]

First GDPR Fine Hits UK Pharmacy

Written by Harry Hameed. The views and opinions expressed or discussed in this blog are for general information purposes only and do not reflect the views of Compliance Direct Solutions Ltd or any organisation that I have past or present been affiliated with. You should not rely upon the material or information outlined here as a […]

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